One Direction's New Single 'Perfect' Is Your New Jam – Listen Now!
Harry Styles co-wrote the new song, and the lyrics are already generating buzz
One Direction‘s new single “Perfect” has arrived just in time for the weekend.
On Friday, the 1D guys shared the second single from their forthcoming album Made in the AM, out Nov. 13, via Twitter, writing, “#ItsPerfectDay.”
Their followup to "Drag Me Down" is packed with hooks fans will want to sing over and over, but the lyrics are also generating buzz. Given some of the clever lines – “If you like midnight driving with the windows down” and “If you’re looking for someone to write your breakup songs about, baby, I’m perfect” – there’s been speculation the song is a response to Taylor Swift‘s “Style,” the 1989 single thought to be inspired by Harry Styles and Swift’s brief romance.
Styles penned the song with Louis Tomlinson and a team of writers. Directioners can expect more collaborations on the new album, the group’s fifth and last effort before they take an extended hiatus next year.
Added Niall Horan: “I spent quite a lot of time in the studio this time working on the album with the lads and it was really enjoyable. A lot of long hours and stuff like that.”