‘You Need to Calm Down’ and the substance lurking under its sugar-and-spice froth

  If "Me" left you a little underwhelmed with its appealing but derivative sound, Taylor Swift's latest single "You Need to Calm Down" will win you over with a tune that makes wise use of its catchy vibe to break new thematic ground.   It doesn't take long before you realize the substance lurking under "You Need to Calm Down's" sugar-and-spice froth.   This time, it's a call to arms for people to fight back against cyberbullying and a rallying cry in support of LGBTQ rights and tolerance.   Taylor even sets aside her spiteful revelations against former exes who chose to skip the romantic ride into the sunset with her.   While the so...

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