Fallon, who interviewed the singer “Red”. before his last album in 2021sought to unveil Swift’s upcoming release with Roots Black Thought frontman aka Tariq Trotter.
The host wondered if Swift’s “1989” and “Speak Now” recordings would both be out on Friday.
Black Thought later asked Fallon how he would know the answer to a “rumor”.
Fallon, who said “clues are everywhere” about album release dates, preceded unearthing a number of suggestions scattered across Swift’s music videos and online merchandise store.
The host, who sped up the first clue, asked Black Thought if he had “followed” his outburst.
“Yes, no,” the frontman replied.
Below you can follow Fallon’s complicated and minute investigation of Swift.
Fallon isn’t the only night host who loves the music of the singer “Lover”.
“The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert questioned Swift about the meaning of his song “Hey Stephen” from his album “Fearless” in 2021.
Colbert played a 2009 clip from “The Colbert Report” in which he wondered if the original version of Swift’s “Hey Stephen” was about him.
“‘Hey Stephen’ has to be about me, just like ‘Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds’ has to be about Lucille Ball flying on an airplane with all her jewels,” Colbert said in 2021. “To believe anything else, you’d have to be made of acid “.
Colbert later asked Swift, who wrote the song for country music singer Stephen Barker Liles, if the song was about him.
“No,” Swift replied promptly. “I mean, I recorded that song for the first time in 2008, I think I’m like 18 years old.”
“Yes, I was also a younger age,” Colbert joked.
The full clip of Colbert’s interview is below.