Entertainment Music Why Taylor Swift Is 'Very Happy' with Boyfriend Joe Alwyn: 'He Is Supportive of Her Work' "Her decision to keep her relationship with Joe quiet is making her happy," a source close to Swift tells PEOPLE exclusively By Melody Chiu Melody Chiu Instagram Twitter Melody Chiu is a Senior Editor for PEOPLE. She has been with the brand since 2009, editing, writing and reporting across all entertainment verticals. She oversees PEOPLE's music and events coverage and has written cover stories on Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Melissa McCarthy, Blake Shelton and Sandra Oh. The Los Angeles native graduated from the University of Southern California and has appeared on Extra!, The Talk, Access Hollywood and Good Morning America. People Editorial Guidelines Published on August 30, 2017 05:29 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Taylor Swift is breaking records left and right with her new single “Look What You Made Me Do,” and her relationship with boyfriend Joe Alwyn is also stronger than ever. A source close to the Grammy winner, 27, tells PEOPLE exclusively the duo are still “very happy together” and continuing to spend time with each other out of the spotlight. “Her decision to keep her relationship with Joe quiet is making her happy,” says the source. “They have been getting to know each other slowly without any pressure.” For all the details on Swift’s new music and her life now, pick up the latest issue of PEOPLE, on newsstands Friday. Earlier this year, Swift spent an extended period of time with Alwyn in the U.K. while he filmed his upcoming movie The Favourite. FROM PEN: EW’s Top Ten Rom-Com Movie Moments The actor also often visits his girlfriend in the States and “is very happy about spending time at home with Taylor,” adds the source. “They seem to be on the same page. Joe is getting to know Taylor’s parents and everyone likes him. He is very supportive of her work.” Bryan Steffy/Getty; Mike Marsland/WireImage Last week, the singer dropped her new scathing pop track that satirizes her public persona and hits back at her haters, including famous ones like Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West. The star smashed records with her dramatic music video for “Look,” racking up more than 40 million views in 24 hours on YouTube. Her album Reputation is out Nov. 10.