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'I Don’t Wanna Live Forever' Deconstructed

Written for the blockbuster film Fifty Shades Darker, I Don’t Wanna Live Forever marks the return of Taylor Swift for the first time since her 2014 album, 1989.

The song was written by Taylor Swift, Jack Antonoff and Sam Dew, with Antonoff producing the track. It was released without notice on iTunes in early December 2016 and, since then, has landed in the Top 10 on over 30 charts throughout the world.  

Take a deep dive into the songwriting and production techniques that made this meticulously crafted Taylor Swift / Zayn Malik duet a global success with our latest report,  I Don’t Wanna Live Forever Deconstructed.

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