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.
If this is how we’re starting our week, it’s going to be a strange one indeed.
The Lorde age-truthers only had it half right, according to Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
Brian Wilson, Pharrell, Sam Smith, Elton John, Lorde and One Direction Among All-Star Cast on Beach Boys’ ‘God Only Knows’ Remake: Watch
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?
See the full list of winners from the 2014 iteration of the VMAs.
We all had our musical endeavors as kids — some pathways to greater success later, others nothing more than incredibly painful to watch in retrospect.