Press Release: Corus Entertainment Gets Ready To “Shake It Off” With Global Superstar Taylor Swift

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(Toronto, ON) Corus Entertainment will be the destination for Taylor Swift fans on Monday, October 27 with Taylor Swift 1989 – an exclusive, in-depth, multi-platform music special that premieres nationally across four Corus Television networks and 13 Corus Radio stations the same day Swift releases her highly anticipated new album, 1989CMT will kick off the television broadcast premiere at 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT, followed by premieres on ABC SparkCosmo TVand YTV. On Corus Radio, Canadian listeners can tune-in to their favourite station to hear the special and fans can listen live online. Corus Radio stations will also feature dedicated Taylor Swift content on each of their websites. Full broadcast details are listed below.

“This is our biggest cross-platform initiative to date,” says Susan Schaefer, Vice President, Head of Brands, Corus Entertainment. “Taylor is the perfect fit with Corus’ portfolio of TV, radio and digital brands and we are thrilled the mega-star is back at Corus Quay. We are equally excited to share this compelling content to her diverse fan base across the country. This event special will be the first of many.”

Taylor Swift 1989 captures the GRAMMY® winning star in one of her most candid interviews to date. Profiling the evolution of her multi-platinum career and life in the spotlight, Corus Entertainment’s Paul McGuire gets to the root of Swift’s musical influence and personal inspiration behind her most highly anticipated fifth studio album.

After the special airs, fans will be able to stream the full 30-minute special online via beginning Tuesday, October 28. Additional encore presentations will air throughout November on Corus Television.

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