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Taylor Swift's
new album, "1989," dropped today -- meaning we can finally listen to that song about her rumored feud with Katy Perry.

While most of Swifty's new disc is packed with the usual love/ex-boyfriend songs the singer is known for, "Bad Blood" stands out for it's angrier tone and darker lyrics.

Taylor herself admitted the single was about another female artist, telling Rolling Stone, "For years, I was never sure if we were friends or not. She would come up to me at awards shows and say something and walk away, and I would think, 'Are we friends, or did she just give me the harshest insult of my life?'"

Last year, Taylor says the other singer really crossed the line. "She did something so horrible. I was like, 'Oh, we're just straight-up enemies.' And it wasn't even about a guy! It had to do with business. She basically tried to sabotage an entire arena tour. She tried to hire a bunch of people out from under me. And I'm surprisingly non-confrontational – you would not believe how much I hate conflict. So now I have to avoid her. It's awkward, and I don't like it."

Perry allegedly tried to hire back some of Swift's dancers, leading most to assume the song is about her.

The lyrics don't provide many more clues, but one line has stuck out to fans.

In the song, Swift sings "Band-aids don't fix bullet holes, you say you're sorry just for show. If you live like that, you live with ghosts" -- and Perry has a song called "Bullet" and "Ghost." Sure, it's reaching a bit, but Swift is usually very deliberate with her words.

As for the rest of the song, it's clear Taylor is very angry ... and maybe just a wee bit melodramatic about the whole thing.

"Did you have to hit me where I'm weak? Baby, I couldn't breathe and rub it in so deep," she sings. "Salt in the wound like you're laughing right at me."

"Did you think we'd we be fine? Still got scars in my back from your knives," Swift adds later. "These kind of wounds, they last and they last."

It's a bit much, right?

What do you think about the entire scenario? Childish ... or totally deserved? Sound off below!

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