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Lorde be þǣm ARIA Music Awards þæs 2013. gēares

Ella Maria Lani Yelich-O'Connor (ƿæs geboren þæs 7. dæges þæs 1996. gēares) (folclīce hāteþ man hīe Lorde) is Nīƿsǣlendiscu sangestre and sangƿrīticge. Hēo ƿæs geboren and gerǣred on Defenporte on Auclande, and hēo dyde missenlīca singunge and gebregdunge lāra þǣr hēo ƿæs cild. Þā hēo 13 gēara ƿæs, þā dyde hēo fōreƿearde mid Universal.

Hire ǣrost folclīc drēam ƿæs gebrǣded drēamhord þe hāteþ The Love Club, þe ƿæs geypped Blōtmōnðes þæs 2012. gēares, and hire ǣrost ānsang ƿæs "Royals", þe ongann be þǣm forman stede þæs New Zealand Top 40, and ēac fēng tō þǣm forman stede þæs Billboard Hot 100 þæs 2013. gēares - for þǣm ƿæs hēo sēo ǣroste Nīƿsǣlendisce ānsangestre tō dōnne sang þe fēng tō forman stede on þǣm Geāndum Rīcum. Hire ǣrost full drēamhord Pure Heroine ƿæs geypped þæs Hāligmōnaðes þæs 2013. gēares, and ƿæs ƿel spēdig fēos and dēmunge geond þā ƿorulde.