It certainly seems like mayer's new single is a response to swift's 'dear john. John mayer didn't let ex taylor swift have the last word and penned 'paper doll' she conceded that diplo was in third place, followed by orlando, with john winning meanwhile taylor, who has become famed for her singles on her love life, is now enjoying a far-less public romance with english model joe. Fans have analysed the lyrics and there are some potentially obvious references to taylor's love-diss dear john. I put out a song called 'paper doll' the song never got listened to as a song it became a news story because of the lyrics john added, i'm not in the business of telling people what the song is about i never said anything about it and now i just go, 'look, i can say the name 'taylor swift' she's an artist. John mayer addressed rumors that his new song, paper doll, is about taylor swift during a performance on the today show july 5. It's been a while since we've heard john mayer's voice, thanks to the barrage of health problems that drove him to announce an “indefinite” break from life performing in march 2012 but you can't keep a good guitar o face down mayer has since gotten well enough to embark on his first tour in three years.
Taylor swift loves writing songs about her ex-boyfriends, and luckily for her, no one has had the balls to retaliate - until now john mayer has debuted his new single paper doll, and his lyrics that closely refer to taylor's song dear john have caused a lot of people to think it's about swifty which is fair enough. She wrote her paean to the end of their relationship in the form of hit single dear john and now it seems that john mayer has responded to his expressive ex taylor swift with his own tune, latest single paper doll in it, he mentions her hit song 22, a scarf that she mentions in the song all too well and sings. Photos: five reasons to think taylor swift is john mayer's “paper doll” | vanity fair see more taylor swift, 22 singer, possible subject of john mayer song paper doll [video john mayer addressed rumors that his new song, paper doll, is about taylor swift during a performance on the today show july 5.
He also discussed his 2013 song paper doll -- which the media took as a lyrical jab at swift following swift's 2010 tune dear john i'm not in the business of telling people what the song is about i never said anything about it, mayer said and now i just go, 'look, i can say the name taylor swift. Lyrics to 'paper doll' by john mayer paper doll, come try it on / step out of that black chiffon / here's a dress of gold and blue / sure was fun being good.
This was most likely an intentional jab at “born and raised,” which was mayer's album released in the same year the following year, in 2013, mayer released a new single titled, “paper doll” this song was later revealed to be about swift this also totally went against what he claimed in his interview. “paper doll” is a 3 year late response track to john's ex girlfriend taylor swift it was written as a response to taylor's 2010 record about him, “dear john” john's public statement to rolling stone in 2012 left no question as to who this song, or “ dear john” are about read more » “paper doll” is a 3 year late response track. John mayer supports ex taylor swift's move to pull music from spotify, won't say if she inspired 'paper doll' taylor swift's spotify stance is getting some legs among other artists, namely her ex john mayer and speaking of legs, the crossover star has reportedly looked into insuring her lengthy gams but we'll get to that in a.
Mayer's video for “paper doll” has a prancercise routine set to the new song the lyrics of the song are rumored to be about mayer's ex-girlfriend taylor swift after mayer and swift dated in 2010, swift released a track called “dear john,” widely believed to address her relationship with mayer “dear john, i. While taylor write songs about people, people also write songs about her john mayer - paper doll.