Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor (born 7 November 1996), known professionally as Lorde ( LORD), is a New Zealand singer-songwriter. Taking inspiration from aristocracy for her stage name, she is known for her unconventional musical styles and introspective songwriting.
Lorde expressed interest in performing at local venues in her early teens. She signed with Universal Music Group (UMG) in 2009 and collaborated with producer Joel Little in 2011 to start recording music. Their first effort, an extended play (EP) titled The Love Club, was self-released in 2012 for free download on SoundCloud before UMG's commercial release in 2013. The EP's international chart-topping single "Royals" helped raise Lorde to prominence. Her debut studio album Pure Heroine was releas...
|Born||7 Nov. 1996 (Age: 26), in Takapuna|
|Label(s)||Universal Music New ZealandRepublic RecordsUniversal Music New Zealand LimitedCrush MusicUniversal MusicVirgin[no label]IslandMercury Music GroupUniversal Republic Records|