Lorde Speaks Up For The Underdog in Team

09/16/2013
.
(Radio.com) In the follow-up to "Royals" (now at No. 3 on the Hot 100), Lorde is speaking up for the underdog. "Team," off her upcoming debut Pure Heroine (out September 30), starts off with Lorde singing a little a cappella before breaking into a clap-happy dance track.

On the feel-good song, Lorde sweetly sings, "We live in cities, you'll never see onscreen/Not very pretty, but we sure know how to run things." Reassuring all those out there, "We're on each other's team."

She also gets a little sassy, singing: "I'm kind of over getting told to throw my hands up in the air/ So there." Yeah, take that.

The song is about growing up, which as Lorde told Radio.com, is a running theme on her first album. "Everything on the EP was written when I was 15," she said. "So much has happened in my life since then, and I really want the album to reflect those changes and experiences." Listen here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

advertisement

Lorde CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Lorde T-shirts and Posters

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


...end


advertisement



Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2017 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.