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Lorde's Debut Single 'Royals' Has Been Certified Diamond

Forbes - 12 Dec 2017
Just four years after it was first released, Lorde's breakout single “Royals” has been certified diamond in the U.S. after moving 10 million units. The New Zealand-born singer-songwriter first released “Royals” as a free download (which is almost ...
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The 200 Greatest Songs By 21st Century Women+

NPR - 30 Jul 2018
Dismissing materialist luxe and bloody drama, Lorde's debut single was interpreted by some as a closed-minded critique of hip-hop. Really, it's more like a love letter to the form. "Royals" is a classic origin story detailing its 16-year-old writer's ...
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Review: Lorde's Little Caesars show isn't quite a “Royals” flush

The Oakland Press - 30 Mar 2018
She was chatty and convincingly sincere, but the extended period of quiet detracted more than it added and Lorde never regained momentum after that. The likes of “Sober II (Melodrama),” “Supercut,” “Royals” and “Perfect Places” never quite achieved ...
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Lorde's Debut Single “Royals” Receives RIAA Diamond Certification

mxdwn.com - 03 Feb 2018
Lorde's debut hit “Royals” receives RIAA Diamond Certification. “Royals” was Lorde's first breakthrough, which was released in 2012 as part of her debut EP, “The Love Club EP”, and was later released as part of her debut studio album “Pure Heroine” in ...
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Lorde Receives Diamond Plaque At Republic's Pre-Grammys Party

HeadlinePlanet.com - 27 Jan 2018
NEW YORK, NY – JANUARY 26: Singer Lorde poses with a plaque commemerating her single “Royals” being RIAA Diamond certification as Republic Records Celebrates the GRAMMY Awards in Partnership with Cadillac, Ciroc and Barclays Center at ...
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Lorde 101: Here 21 things you need to know about the pop star

The Mercury News - 08 Mar 2018
Lorde took the world by storm. And all it took was one song — “Royals” — to rocket her out of the suburbs of New Zealand to global superstardom in 2013. Yet, she had far more than that one tune up her sleeve, as she quickly proved with the release of ...
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Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week

Allentown Morning Call - 29 Mar 2018
No question, Lorde'sRoyals” is a great song. When it came out in 2013, it was everything popular radio wasn't: stark and different, with cerebral lyrics that rejected popular culture, and its matter-of-fact statement “we'll never be royals.” It ...
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'Royals' singer Lorde cheered, jeered for canceling Tel Aviv concert

Kansas City Star (blog) - 27 Dec 2017
An Israeli official wants to meet with “Royals” singer Lorde after she canceled an upcoming concert in Tel Aviv. On Sunday the 21-year-old pop singer heeded appeals from pro-Palestinian activists and canceled her June 2018 concert in Israel, The ...
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Lorde Meets Stevie Knicks, 'Royals' Goes Diamond!

Just Jared Jr. - 28 Jan 2018
That same night, she was honored with a Diamond Certification for her song “Royals.” Congrats Lorde on the honor! The next day, the singer met Cardi B and got to see her engagement ring. “i met cardi b last night and saw the [ring] so my week is all done!
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Songs, Music Publisher of Lorde and Diplo, Bought by Kobalt

New York Times - 08 Dec 2017
In a closely watched music deal, one upstart is buying another for the rights to a catalog of fresh pop hits like Lorde'sRoyals” and the Weeknd's “Can't Feel My Face.” Songs Music Publishing, a 13-year-old company that has made itself a contender by ...

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