It's inevitable that whenever a new song comes out, people are going to speculate about what (or who) it might be about.
It's especially inevitable when the artist is one with legions of dedicated fans and the song in question is about a girl. Let me preface this whole shebang with this: I'm a massive, massive fan of Harry's, and while I do like to casually consider who he's writing songs about, for the most part I don't care.
In true One Direction fan fashion, she was tracked down on the internet approximately .4 seconds after we realized her existence.
Because of her social media being very locked down, I'm choosing to not share her pictures or handles here, out of respect for the privacy she clearly wants. The Daily Mail's story on Townes says she and Harry met on a blind date a couple years back, but Harry said more than once — in his interview with Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Nick Grimshaw and in his Behind the Music documentary — that "Carolina" was the last song he wrote for the album, which would mean it was late last year. Next, Harry is notoriously private about his personal life.
Yes, per earlier reports, it appears Swift and Alwyn are, in fact, dating, but outrageously enough, the fans hardly knew and have seldom seen them together. Your California Privacy Rights The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached, or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast.
The couple has reportedly been laying low on Rhode Island.
This comes after Harry admitted that he didn’t warn Townes that this song was for her, previously explaining in an interview that it was her dad who saw his Today Show performance and put two and two together.