Ella Yelich-O'Connor, known by her stage name Lorde, is a New Zealand singer-songwriter.
Born and raised in Devonport, Auckland, she performed in various singing and drama
classes as a child, and at the age of thirteen signed with Universal.
November 7th, 1996 ( age
Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand
She adopted her stage name due to her fascination with "royals and aristocracy",
but felt the name Lord was too masculine so added an 'e' to make it more feminine.
Grammy Award for Song of the Year for Royals
Grammy Award for Best Pop Solo Performance for Royals
MTV VMA for Best Rock for Royals