Lorde didn’t emerge fully formed at age 17 with a world-conquering poise and a perfect singing voice. In fact, she had them way before that.
While there are many reasons to look up to Lorde, she has found her own hero, one who is rather god-like. At least, in his professional opinion.
Grande spilled the news on a livestream that Diplo produced the track.
Are you a fan of spooking your friends and portmanteaus? Seriously, you will win any Halloween costume contest with any of these choices. We guarantee it.
If you ask Lorde to curate a soundtrack, she will deliver. Case in point: the soundtrack for the upcoming The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1, which includes some of the coolest musicians around right now.
The song may have been sung by Sia. Maybe not.
Lorde offers the perfect soundtrack for Katniss Everdeen’s return to her home, District 12, which is now a desolate wasteland.
We already knew Lorde was once of the most influential teens in the music business, but now Time magazine has declared she’s one of the more influential teens in the world. At least, of 2014.
The Lorde age-truthers only had it half right, according to Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
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Florence Welch, Dave Grohl, Brian May and Chrissie Hynde are also among the marquee musicians involved in the charity single.
Luckily, not the two together.
Lorde began teasing her latest contribution to the Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 soundtrack last night (Sept. 29), in advance of the track’s release to radio this morning.
Kanye West has just returned from touring Australia. Did his time in Oceania inspire him to collaborate with New Zealander Lorde?
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The Hunger Games just added a new female star: Lorde.
Diplo has just released his wobbly take on Lorde’s Pure Heroine single, “Tennis Court.”
“Foil,” the third video from Yankovic’s brand new Mandatory Fun, tackles what happens to food after it’s taken home. Oh, and the Illuminati.
Among those a little less than thrilled with Lorde’s inclusion is current Billboard cover star Iggy Azalea.
Lorde is back in the studio working on the followup to 2013’s GRAMMY nominated album Pure Heroine, and in an interview with BBC she promises a “totally different” album than her debut.
After a rapturously received set at this year’s Coachella festival, Lorde has announced a string of North American tour dates for this fall.
In the tweet, Lorde posts a photo of Simon Runt and writes, “this man has been stalking me, photographing me and refusing me privacy. i am scared of him. he frequents central akl (Auckland).”
Lorde isn’t one to keep her opinions to herself. Either is Iggy Azalea for that matter. So when the “Royal” singer felt Azalea was being treated unfairly, she decided to take to her Tumblr.
Lorde is having a very fashionable moment.
Can’t check out the Boston Calling festival in May? Well, you’re in luck, the fest has announced another set of dates this fall.
Lorde is taking some much needed time off. Doctor’s orders.
This year’s Austin City Limits Festival features a diverse lineup that includes Eminem, Pearl Jam, OutKast, Skrillex, Beck and Calvin Harris.
Even though Lorde’s been telling the story of how Kansas City Royal third baseman, George Brett, inspired her hit song, she hadn’t gotten a chance to meet her muse. That is until now.
“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”
Billboard announced today (April 9) the finalists for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards. Both Imagine Dragons and Lorde lead the nominations in 12 of the 40 award categories, with Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis following close behind with 11, 10 and eight noms respectively.