Taylor Swift is back online and makes big annoucement

It's here! Listen to Taylor Swift's new song

Cape Town - After teasing us with twitchy reptilian tails on Instagram, Taylor Swift announced that she'll be releasing a new single on Thursday.

ICYMI: Taylor wiped all her social media accounts on Friday, the third anniversary of the release of Shake It Off.

The singer revealed the name of her sixth studio album - Reputation - along with the cover art, and release date on Instagram on Wednesday.

Yes Swifties, after three long years of waiting, Tay-Tay is dropping her long-awaited album on 10 November. 

The cover art, shot in black and white, features Taylor with slicked back hair, dark lipstick, choker and casual sweatshirt.  

Here's what she posted on Instagram: