Lorde, born Ella Yelich-O’Connor, has lyricism in her blood: Her mom is a poet!
She’s only 16 years old, and began writing songs at 14 … and her lyrics make some peers 10 years older than her pale in comparison. Lorde’s wise-beyond-her-years words and powerhouse pipes put ‘Royals’ on the top of the charts. Her aversion to commercialism and her embrace of introversion and being true to one’s self made ‘The Love Club’ and ‘Pure Heroine’ records collections of anthems. No wonder why everyone worships Lorde.
"Don't you think that it's boring how people talk / Making smart with their words again, well I'm bored / Because I'm doing this for the thrill of it, killin' it / Never not chasing a million things I want / And I am only as young as the minute is full of it / Getting pumped up from the little bright things I bought / But I know they'll never own me."
"I'm kind of over getting told to throw my hands up in the air, so there / So all the cups got broke shards beneath our feet but it wasn’t my fault / And everyone’s competing for a love they won't receive / 'Cause what this palace wants is release."
"Your clothes are soaked and you don't know where to go / So drop your chin and take yourself back home / And roll out your maps and papers / Find out your hiding places again / The only problem that I got with the club / Is how you're severed from the people who watched you grow up / When you're a member go on your great adventure again / They will be waiting at the end."
"This dream isn't feeling sweet / We're reeling through the midnight streets / And I've never felt more alone / It feels so scary getting old / You're the only friend I need / Sharing beds like little kids / I will laugh until my ribs get tough / That I will never be in love."
"Riding around on the bikes, we’re still sane / I won’t be her, tripping over onstage / Hey, it’s all cool, I still like hotels, but I think that'll change / Still like hotels, and my newfound fame / Hey, promise I can stay good / Everything feels right / Chase paper, get it I'm little, but I'm coming for the crown / I'm little, but I’m coming for you / I'm little but I’m coming for the title / Held by everyone who’s up."
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