Taylor Swift and beau Joe Alwyn are ‘renting a £5.5million home in London where they’ve spent most of lockdown together’
Taylor Swift and her beau of four years Joe Alwyn are reportedly renting a £5.5million home in London together.
The singer, 30, and English actor, 29, are thought to have decided to stay in the UK’s capital during lockdown as the Fearless hitmaker ‘doesn’t think jetting around is the right thing to be doing’ amid the pandemic.
According to The Sun, the very private couple are renting the pad in north London from a famous British rock star.
Big step: Taylor Swift and her beau of four years Joe Alwyn are reportedly renting a £5.5million home in London together (pictured in 2019)
A source told the publication: ‘They keep things extremely quiet together… but the fact they’ve decided to share a home for the first time is a pretty clear sign that they’re the real deal now.
‘They’ve been there for most of lockdown. Taylor doesn’t think jetting around the world is the right thing to be doing.
‘She wants to stick to the rules, and doing that together just made sense for them.’
The source added that the couple’s London pad isn’t permanent as she’s still got homes in America, but that being in the UK ‘works for now’.
MailOnline has contacted Joe and Taylor’s representatives for a comment.
Staying put: The American singer, 30, and her British actor boyfriend, 29, have been dating since 2017, with a source saying that being in London ‘works for now’ (pictured in 2020)
Taylor and Joe are rarely pictured out together however they were spotted enjoying a stroll in the capital at the start of January.
The duo, who have been dating since 2017, have been isolating together during the pandemic with them sharing a few glimpses into their time in lockdown to Instagram and even writing some music together.
Taylor recently gave a rare insight into their relationship as she revealed she has bonded with Joe through their mutual love of sad songs.
The loved up couple collaborated on several tracks on her new Evermore album, and the star has detailed their process, including their similar ‘musical tastes’.
Private: The duo are rarely pictured together however did write some songs for Taylor’s album Evermore during the pandemic lockdowns (pictured in 2019)
Speaking to Zane Lowe about the actor on Apple Music, she said: ‘Joe and I really love sad songs. We’ve always bonded over music…
‘We write the saddest [songs]. We just really love sad songs. What can I say? It was a surprise that we started writing together.’
Joe was credited as William Bowery on the record, and helped pen ‘Champagne Problems’, ‘Coney Island’ and ‘Evermore’ on her newest release, while they had previously teamed up on ‘Exile’ and ‘Betty’ for its predecessor ‘Folklore’.
News of the couple’s reported £5.5m home comes as Taylor revealed she’s re-releasing her 2008 album Fearless with six previously unheard songs after her rival Scooter Braun sold her masters for $300 million.
She’s back! It comes as Taylor revealed she’s re-releasing her 2008 album Fearless with six previously unreleased songs after her rival Scooter Braun sold her masters for $300 million
The musician sent her fans wild as she made the shock announcement during Thursday’s Good Morning America, confirming the album will feature 26 songs in total.
The singer also penned an emotional essay on Twitter about the ‘fulfilling’ process of re-recording her tracks and confirmed a new edition of one of her hit singles, titled Love Story (taylor’s version), will drop later in the day.
Her eagle-eyed followers noticed that the songwriter is scheduled to release Fearless on April 9 as they picked up on a hidden message within her candid note.
In June 2019, the award-winning artist claimed record exec Scooter, 39, released her studio albums and took ownership of her masters in a $300million deal without her knowledge.
Her side: The musician sent her fans wild as she made the shock announcement during Thursday’s Good Morning America, confirming the album will feature 26 songs in total