"I didn't expect to be in this world but I think it's kind of cool. For a long time pop has been this laughable, shameful thing. But it's actually gratifying and fun and can unite populations, which I think is incredibly powerful. So hopefully I am showing that pop can be taken seriously."
Ella Maria Lani Yelich-O'Connor (born 7 November 1996), known by her stage name Lorde, New Zealand singer-songwriter.