“When I see photos from that day, I think: Relationships are hard, at any age,” he says. – have worse musical taste than a 30-year-old hipster guy? Our future doctors, lawyers, mothers, presidents, they kind of keep the world going.
Taylor Swift has stated that she has written songs about all of her ex-boyfriends, and that they are the greatest inspiration for her.Before they were officially a couple -- but months after they had a rumored fling in April 2012 -- Swift wrote "I Knew You Were Trouble.,” from “Red,” about Styles.Once they broke up, all she had to tweet was a lyric from the song: "...'til you put me down," for fans to know it was over.For many, 2016 was a year of lost musical heroes and a toxic new world order. Styles' car stereo pumps a mix of country and obscure classic rock. "I wanted to write my stories, things that happened to me. I hadn't done that before." There isn't a yellow light he doesn't run as he speaks excitedly about the band he's put together under the tutelage of producer Jeff Bhasker (The Rolling Stones, Kanye West, "Uptown Funk").For Styles, it was a search for a new identity that began on that bench overlooking London. He's full of stories about the two-month recording session last fall at Geejam, a studio and compound built into a mountainside near Port Antonio, a remote section of Jamaica.