Earlier this month, Selena Gomez’ official website added a countdown that was set to expire on May 18.
When she later teased a new single called “Bad Liar,” astute fans naturally concluded that the song would be premiering on May 18.
For those unaware (or suspicious) of the connection between the countdown and the new single announcement, Gomez has offered more definitive confirmation.
In a Friday email blast, Gomez confirmed a May 18 arrival date for the new single.
The email also included a portion of what appears to be the single’s cover art. Different subscribers received different pieces of the image.
Shortly after the email arrived, Gomez shared a combined version of the image on her social accounts:
— Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) May 12, 2017