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Listen: Lorde’s ‘Tennis Court’ Gets the Diplo Treatment in Remix

Diplo has just released his wobbly take on Lorde’s Pure Heroine single, “Tennis Court.”

07/21/2014

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Watch Weird Al Cover Aluminum Foil, the Illuminati in One Fell Swoop with ‘Royals’ Parody ‘Foil’

“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.

07/16/2014

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Iggy Azalea on Nirvana’s Rock Hall Induction: ‘Lorde is Not Kurt Cobain’s Peer’

Among those a little less than thrilled with Lorde’s inclusion is current Billboard cover star Iggy Azalea.

06/06/2014

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Lorde: New Material ‘Totally Different’ from ‘Pure Heroine’

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.

06/05/2014

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Lorde Announces North American Tour for the Fall

After a rapturously received set at this year’s Coachella festival, Lorde has announced a string of North American tour dates for this fall.

06/02/2014

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Lorde Accuses Photographer of Stalking Her, Admits She’s Scared

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).”

05/05/2014

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Lorde & Iggy Azalea Call Out ‘Spineless’ Music Critics

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.

04/28/2014

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Style Files: Lorde Launches MAC Line, Lands the Cover of Teen Vogue

Lorde is having a very fashionable moment.

04/25/2014

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Lorde, The National, Nas & The Replacements To Play Boston Calling

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.

04/23/2014

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Lorde Postpones Upcoming Tour Due To Chest Infection

Lorde is taking some much needed time off. Doctor’s orders.

04/22/2014

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Eminem, OutKast, Pearl Jam & Lorde to Headline Austin City Limits Music Festival

This year’s Austin City Limits Festival features a diverse lineup that includes Eminem, Pearl Jam, OutKast, Skrillex, Beck and Calvin Harris.

04/22/2014

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Lorde Finally Meets the Baseball Player Who Inspired ‘Royals’

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.

04/17/2014

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Nirvana Rock Hall Induction Featured Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent & Lorde

“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”

04/11/2014

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Lorde, Imagine Dragons Lead 2014 Billboard Music Awards Nominations

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.

04/09/2014

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Lollapalooza Unveils Full 2014 Lineup: Lorde, Foster the People, Avett Brothers Added to Headliners

We already knew some of the headliners (Eminem, Kings of Leon, Arctic Monkeys, Skrillex), but the official release revealed a few new acts on the bill including Foster the People, Lorde, Avett Brothers and the rest of the bill.

03/26/2014

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Re-Experience the First Tweets of Katy Perry, Drake, Lorde & Blake Shelton

When Twitter first launched on March 21, 2006, no one really thought about their first tweet and what it would mean, historically speaking. Least of all musicians, who mostly use their first message to just announce to the world that they, in fact, just joined Twitter.

03/21/2014

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Lorde Provides the Perfect Soundtrack for Fan-Made ‘Game of Thrones’ Trailer

The cover works so well it sounds like it was tailor-made for the show.

02/26/2014

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Live: Lo-Fang Glides Onto the Stage at Album Release Show

On the release day of his debut album ‘Blue Fin’, Lo-Fang played a small club beneath the the Tribeca Grand Hotel, pushing out his foggy R&B to a small crowd. The show was all his own.

02/26/2014

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Lorde Collaborates with Disclosure on 2014 Brit Awards

Last month, Lorde teased that she’d be teaming up with Disclosure at the 2014 Brit Awards. And last night (Feb. 19), fans finally got to see the end result.

02/20/2014

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Lorde Covers James Blake’s ‘Retrograde’ and Talk Fame

“What I’m going through is so abnormal and I feel like a lot of people at my level don’t write about it, because a lot of what we do is boring,” she said.

02/07/2014

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Lorde Posts Handwritten Thank You Note to New Zealand

Lorde has earned love and support from America, but her heart will always belong to New Zealand. And her motherland returned the favor, by having her back when the Lorde birthers come out swinging.

01/29/2014

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Lorde’s “Royals”Gets 30-Something Parody

Lorde gets a “Bored” tribute from a L.A. imrpov actor.

01/10/2014

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GRAMMY Power Rankings 2013: The Fiercest Competitors

Who will walk away with GRAMMY gold at the 56th Annual awards? We rank the top 20 nominees.

01/10/2014

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Coachella 2014 Lineup: OutKast, Muse, Arcade Fire, Lorde, Skrillex

After months of rumors and conjecture, it’s official: Coachella 2014 will be headlined by Arcade Fire, Muse and a reunited Outkast.

01/08/2014

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Katy Perry, Lorde, Metallica, Robin Thicke to Perform at 2014 GRAMMYs

Another January day, another round of GRAMMY performer announcements. Metallica, Lorde, Katy Perry and Robin Thicke with Chicago will take the stage later this month.

01/07/2014

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Behind The Song: Lorde’s ‘Royals’

“I think one of the first lines I wrote from that song,” Lorde told Radio.com, “which was, ‘We’re driving Cadillacs in our dreams,’ was in a diary that I had when I was like 11 or 12, so young.”

01/07/2014

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2013: The Year In Music News

As Radio.com gears up for 2014 and even more stories from the world of music, we look back at some of the best, worst and most infamous stories of the year that still have us talking.

12/20/2013

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Interview: Lorde Wins Rookie of the Year — And Blows Away the Competition

Lorde titled her debut LP Pure Heroine, a fine if not dangerous play on words, pairing the slink and sex of broken rock n’ roll dreams with a model of feminine power. Little did she know that “Pure Heroine” would be a self-fulfilling prophecy.

12/19/2013

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Lorde Announces 2014 Tour Dates

Lorde, the GRAMMY-nominated de facto rookie of the year with her ubiquitous song “Royals” and her remarkable debut LP Pure Heroine, will head out on a North American tour in the spring of 2014.

12/16/2013

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