Joe Alwyn insists writing music with Taylor Swift was 'accidental'

The actor has described it as a "perk" of the Covid-19 lockdowns. The Conversations with Friends star co-wrote songs Exile and Betty under the pseudonym William Bowery for his girlfriend's eighth studio album, Folklore, in 2020. Discussing the experience during an interview for British GQ, Joe explained that venturing into songwriting was "accidental". "It was really the most accidental thing to happen in lockdown. It wasn't like, 'It's three o'clock, it's time to write a song!' It was just messing around on a piano..."

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