“My favorite song on the album changes every single day,” it pop star admitted to Billboard’s special red carpet correspondent kenzie on the red carpet. “I’d say today it’s probably a song called ‘Tornado Warnings.’ But the most fun thing to write was my current single ‘Nonsense,’ which I just released a video for.
“It’s just the dumbest song,” she continued of the track, “and when we wrote it, I was like, ‘It’s never going to be put out.'” … At first I was like, ‘It doesn’t make sense for the album,’ and then I realized in a way that there’s a lot of dual emotions of heartbreak and sadness and moving on, and it can be happy and sad and confident. insecure. So yeah, that’s one of my favorites, too.”
During the awards ceremony, Carpenter presented the trophy for Favorite Music Video along with Dustin Lynch to Taylor Swift for Too good: The short film from Swift’s 2021 resume Red (Taylor’s Version).
Last month, the pop singer completed a 12-date USA tour in support of her fifth studio album, which also features “Skinny Dipping,” “Fast Times,” “Vicious” and “Because I Liked a Boy.” The LP as a whole peaked at No. 23 on the Billboard 200 upon its release, giving Carpenter the highest chart position of her career.
Watch Carpenter break down his favorite songs on Emails I can’t send below.