Pop music megastar Taylor Swift released her latest studio album, titled “Midnights,” on Friday.
The 13-track album is Swift’s 10th. According to Spotifythe album broke the platform’s record for most album streams in a single day, and Swift broke the record for most streamed artist in a single day.
The album cover features a close-up of Swift looking closely at a lighter. It is surrounded by a white border with the track titles listed on the left side. Consider Swift’s face the face that started a whole bunch of sports memes.
Minuits, the stories of 13 sleepless nights scattered throughout my life, will be released on October 21. Meet me at midnight.
—Taylorswift (@taylorswift13) August 29, 2022
Sports teams were quick to replicate the coverage on social media. Here are some of the memes:
The new season is coming tonight 😈 pic.twitter.com/3XKWuplXFt
— Duke Athletics (@DukeATHLETICS) October 21, 2022
💿 The new album has just been released!
— Virginia Cavaliers (@VirginiaSports) October 21, 2022
Two Pittsburgh football teams used the meme to promote games this weekend.
— Pitt Panthers (@Pitt_ATHLETICS) October 21, 2022
We also love Midnights.
Every 44 minutes. pic.twitter.com/8jfQvrNgOT
— Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team (@MercedesAMGF1) October 21, 2022
— Scuderia Ferrari (@ScuderiaFerrari) October 21, 2022
— Ole Miss Athletics (@OleMissSports) October 21, 2022
Longhorns is a wild ride of an album 🤘 pic.twitter.com/wgAwWZ7t1H
—Texas Longhorns (@TexasLonghorns) October 21, 2022
“You’re On Your Own, Bevo” sounds like an absolute banger.