Taylor Swift created and released two successful and highly acclaimed albums during the pandemic: “folklore” and “evermore“. As she was creating everything at home, the participation of her boyfriend, the British actor Joe Alwyn, was inevitable. He signed his collaborations with the pseudonym William Bowery and composed the tracks “exile“, “Betty“, “Champagne Problems“, “Coney Island” and the title track itself “evermore“.
The boy, as usual, is very private about his courtship with taylor. However, in a recent interview with GQ Hypehe spoke on the subject and defined it as “something accidental“.
He’s not a songwriter, but it was cool
“It was really the most accidental thing that happened in lockdown”, he said about his songwriting with his beloved. “It wasn’t a ‘it’s three o’clock, it’s time to write a song’ situation.”, he joked.
Actually, it was something unpretentious: “It was just playing on the piano and singing badly and being heard and then thinking, ‘You know, what if we tried to make it through together?‘” he reported.
Although it was a good experience, he does not intend to become a music composer. “It was fun doing it together, and I was proud of it. It was nice to have such a positive reception”, celebrated.
Will he not be tempted to write a song with Taylor Swift for upcoming albums? We hope so, as he wrote some of our favorite tracks on the albums!
What is your favorite song that Joe Alwyn wrote? “exile“, “Betty“, “Champagne Problems“, “Coney Island” or “Evermore”?