You may recognize her popular song "Royals" but now is your chance to get to know Lorde at the beginning of her speedy road to success!  


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WHO: Ella Yelich- O'Connor A.K.A. Lorde, was born in Auckland, New Zealand. The 16-year-old singer has a knack for writing music, which is clear in her recent song "Royals". Lorde has been signed to a record label since age 12 & is currently signed to Universal Records. 

WHY: Lorde's first EP The Love Club was released in March of 2013. The EP features 5 songs including two songs that have already hit radio, "Royals" & "Tennis Court". 

Lorde Announced via her Instagram account that we can expect her debut album, Pure Heroine, to hit shelves September 30th!  

FUN FACT: Lorde wrote EVERY SONG on her new album, Pure Heroin

SOUNDS LIKE: Lana Del Rey meets Marina & The Diamonds 

Take a listen to Lorde's exclusive Next Up performance of her hit single "Royals" below & tell us what you think! 


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