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.
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The song is a formidable welcoming back for the Chemical Brothers.
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.
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