Swift took to TikTok on Sept. 21 with an announcement. "I know I have a habit of dropping cryptic clues and Easter eggs when giving you information about new music, and I'm not here to deny that, but I am here to defy that." Taylor Swift, via TikTok. "Welcome to a new series I'm calling 'Midnights Mayhem With Me.' I am going to be using this technologically advanced device to help me allow fate to decide exactly what track titles I'm going to be announcing and in what order."