Taylor Swift London song references: The 3 tracks that mention the capital

The hitmaker has mentioned the capital a few times in her songs over the years.
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While London is known to many worldwide for its familiar landmarks, including Big Ben and the River Thames, Taylor Swift fans have their own memorable sights thanks to the pop star.

Having been a London local herself, as well as mentioning the city in the lyrics of her songs, its no surprise there are many things about the capital that remind Swifties of the singer.

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The pop star has also previously admitted that London is also where she found inspiration and wrote the fan favourite 1989 track Clean.

From Lover to Red, we break down what songs across Taylor Swift's past 10 albums mention the UK capital city. 

Come Back… Be Here 

The Red track, which follows the theme of long-distance relationships, mentions London as well as New York to highlight being apart from a partner. 

"I guess you're in London today, And I don't wanna need you this way"

Message In A Bottle

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Another Red track, which was released from the singer's vault of songs for her rerecording of the project, Message In A Bottle, also explores themes of long-distance relationships. As the title of the tune suggests, the song is thought to be a message to a potential partner who is based in London.

"How is it in London? (London), Where were you while I'm wonderin'"

Taylor Swift performing at The Eras Tour. Credit: Getty Images for TAS Rights ManaTaylor Swift performing at The Eras Tour. Credit: Getty Images for TAS Rights Mana
Taylor Swift performing at The Eras Tour. Credit: Getty Images for TAS Rights Mana

London Boy

On Lover, Swift shared her affection for the capital in the track titled London Boy. The songs lyrics name a number of different spots around the city from Brixton to Camden. 

"I enjoy nights in Brixton, Shoreditch in the afternoon" 

"So please show me Hackney, Doesn't have to be Louis V up on Bond Street"