The singer-songwriter gives the original, aggressive pop hit an all-American, alt-rock overhaul, but the hooks and chorus that propelled the song to the top of the charts remain intact.
Listen to the song via Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show:
Swift has declared herself a big fan of Adams, saying “this is surreal and dreamlike”:
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) September 17, 2015
Adams’ 1989 album is released on September 21.
Now give yourself a reminder of the original: