“I Knew You Were Trouble” is performed by American pop and country singer Taylor Swift and taken from her 4th studio album “Red”. It was released on 8 October, 2012 by Big Machine Records as the third single from her album. It was produced by Shellback and Max Martin, and written by Max Martin, Taylor Swift and Shellback.
Taylor Swift performed “I Knew You Were Trouble” at the ARIA Music Awards 2012 and at the 40th Anniversary of the American Music Awards.
Jon Caramanica from “The New York Times” said about “I Knew Your Were Trouble” that “the song is among the greatest pop songs of 2012”. “Spin” wrote that “the song is far away from typical country music and compared it with ‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together'”.
“I Knew You Were Trouble” peaked at number 40 on the Billboard Pop Songs Chart, at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, at number 23 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 20 on the Scottish Singles Chart, at number 5 on the RIANZ Singles Chart, at number 30 on the Dutch Top 40 Chart, at number 94 on the Japan Hot 100 Chart, at number 2 on the Canadian Hot 100 Chart and at number 8 on the ARIA Singles Chart.