Recent off the discharge of ‘Pink (Taylor’s Model)’, the singer carried out the 10-minute lengthy model of fan fave ‘All Too Nicely’ for the first time stay.

Taylor Swift, 31, simply made Saturday Night Live historical past! The singer carried out her iconic break-up tune “All Too Nicely” at Studio 8H — however swapped out the basic followers grew up listening to with the a lot lengthier (and juicier) 10-minute model. The singer transported followers again to Fall 2009 with orange leaves fallen on the stage floor (harking back to the bundled up stroll she took with Jake Gyllenhaal, 40, whereas holding maple lattes).

Taylor Swift performs on ‘SNL.’ (NBC)

The efficiency started with Taylor blurred out behind a vibrant mild, which dimmed simply as she began the tune. The lights then modified purple mid-way by means of efficiency, reflective of each the album’s title and the emotions she had on the time. In the direction of the tip, faux snow started to fall as she sang, “Sacred prayer/I used to be there, I used to be there — it was uncommon, you keep in mind it.” Taylor’s vocals sounded higher than ever as she detailed her previous romance, seemingly shading Jake with one a glance straight on the digital camera as she sang, “And I used to be pondering on the drive down/Anytime now he’s going to say it’s love — he by no means known as it what it was.”

She pulled the digital camera look once more for the road, “You stated if we had been nearer in age/Perhaps it could’ve been effective/That made me need to die.”

Her “All Too Nicely” quick movie starring Dylan O’Brien and Sadie Sink additionally performed within the background, amplifying the stay efficiency.

Taylor stored her ensemble easy with a black pair of thin denims and spherical neck bodysuit, including a pop of shade together with her signature purple lip and nail.

The efficiency comes scorching off the extremely anticipated drop of her launch of her 2012 album Red (Taylor’s Version). Following the authorized battle round her recordings (that additionally ignited a feud with supervisor Scooter Braun), Taylor confirmed in 2019 that she could be re-recording all of her unique albums to lastly personal the works that she wrote — beginning with Fearless (Taylor’s Model) in April 2021. Pink (Taylor’s Model) is an amped up model of the unique, coming in at 30 tracks in comparison with the unique 16.

“All Too Nicely” was by no means a single from the challenge — that additionally included hits “We Are By no means Ever Getting Again Collectively,” “22”,” and “I Knew You Had been Bother” — however grew to change into a fan fave over time. Whereas Taylor has by no means confirmed who the monitor is about, all indicators level to her short-lived three-month romance with the a lot older Jake Gyllenhaal, 40 (the 2 dated when Taylor was simply 20). Within the tune, she states that their “age difference” was a reason for the split.

“You stated if we had been nearer in age, perhaps it could have been effective, and that made me need to die,” Taylor crooned, her 31-year-old voice matured however but nonetheless full of emotion. Shortly after, nevertheless, he rebounded with 90210 actress Jessica Lowndes, who was simply 23 on the time (and only a 12 months older than Taylor) — which the singer harshly shaded. “I’ll become older, however your lovers keep my age,” she added. Taylor additionally adopted the epic monitor up with a short film starring Dylan O’Brien and Sadie Sink as a pair experiencing the ups-and-downs detailed within the monitor.

Throughout an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers, the star additionally revealed what she thinks in regards to the topic of the tune’s (i.e. Jake’s) emotions. “I’m wondering if there are individuals who may suppose that they had been the one you had been singing about, if it’s simpler or far, far worse for them 10 years later,” Seth Meyers stated, as Taylor replied, “I haven’t thought of their expertise, to be trustworthy.”