"The Archer" is a song by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift from her upcoming seventh studio album Lover (2019). It was written and produced by Swift and Jack Antonoff. The song was released as the first promotional single from the album, on July 23, 2019. "The Archer" is a synth-pop and dream pop ballad that features heavy synthesizers, minimalistic sounds and a slow groove. Praised for its artful lyrics, the song documents the highs and lows of Swift's relationships. It received acclaim from music critics, who compared it to "All Too Well" (2012).
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