Lorde is the stage name of Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, a singer-songwriter from New Zealand. She is famous for her experimental musical tastes and reflective songwriting and her music is mainly electropop. Pop singer Lorde has a large YouTube following of 4 million and 2 billion views, the most views of any New Zealander, making her one of the least unexpected top New Zealand YouTubers for most people.
LordeVEVO Biography and Net Worth
|Net Worth $12 Million|
|Full Name Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor|
|Birth Date 7 November 1996|
|Age 25 years|
|Birthplace Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand|
|Profession Singer, Song Writer|
Lorde Early Life
On November 7, 1996, Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor was born in the Auckland neighborhood of Takapuna, New Zealand. She was raised in the Devonport and Bayswater neighborhoods on Auckland’s North Shore. She joined a theatrical club at age five, where she honed her public speaking abilities. Lorde credited her mother, who pushed her to read a variety of genres, as an artistic influence. Her mother made her take the Woodcock-Johnson Tests of Cognitive Abilities to gauge her IQ after receiving a recommendation from a teacher. According to the findings, Lorde, who is 6 years old, is a gifted child. She temporarily attended the gifted education facility George Parkyn Centre. However, Sonja dropped her, claiming worries about her social development. Lorde went to Vauxhall School when she was younger, then in her early teens, she transferred to Belmont Intermediate School. She competed in the North Shore Primary Schools’ Speech competition, a nationwide competition, while attending Vauxhall, and won third place in 2006 and first position in 2007. In the 2009 Kids’ Lit Quiz World Finals, a global literary competition for students in grades 10 through 14, Lorde and her Belmont team placed second.
Lorde signed a contract with Universal Music Group in 2009, which launched her singing career (UMG). She performed live at various venues the next year with her musician friend Louis McDonald. Frances Dickinson was employed by UMG in 2011 to instruct her in singing. Lorde also started writing music at this period. She worked on an EP with Joel Little around the end of 2011. Soon after, she self-released The Love Club EP, her debut EP. From this EP, the single “Royals” went on to become one of her biggest hits. Lorde released her first studio album, titled “Pure Heroine,” in September 2013. The hits “Tennis Court,” “Team,” “No Better,” and “Glory and Gore” were all from this album. The album was a huge success and reached the top of the charts in Australia and New Zealand, on the US Billboard 200, it reached its highest point at No 3. Lorde created her YouTube channel in 2013 and posted her single “Royals” as the first video. This video has 898 million views on her channel as of 2022 and “tennis court” has 124 million views.
The New Zealander, Lorde agreed to a contract with Songs Music Publishing in November 2013. The following few months were devoted to her playing at various places all around the world on tour. She released the song “Yellow Flicker Beat” in September 2014 for the film “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” soundtrack album. Then, on March 2, 2017, Lorde revealed that her second debut album’s working title would be “Melodrama.” She released the album’s lead song, “Liability,” on March 9. The album was subsequently released on June 16, 2017. Her third studio album of the same name, which was released on August 20 to mixed reviews, featured the lead single “Solar Power,” which was released on June 10. The second and third singles from the album, “Stoned at the Nail Salon” and “Mood Ring,” were made available on July 21 and August 17, respectively.
Vic O’Connor, a civil engineer, and poet Sonja Yelich had Lorde as a child. While her father is of Irish ancestry, her mother was born to Croatian immigrants from the Dalmatian region. After a 30-year romance, they announced their engagement in 2014, and in 2017, they were married in a small ceremony at Cheltenham Beach. Lorde is a dual citizen of Croatia and New Zealand. Lorde is the second of four children; she also has a younger brother, Angelo, a sister, Jerry, and a sister, India.
Lorde Net Worth
Lorde has a net worth of 12 million dollars as of 2022 and she has various sources of income from which she can earn a handsome amount of money.
Two Grammy Awards, two Brit Awards, and a Golden Globe nomination are among Lorde’s achievements. She was included in both the 2014 Forbes 30 under 30 list and Time’s 2013 and 2014 lists of the most important youngsters. She has co-written songs for other musicians, such as Broods and Bleachers, in addition to her solo work. Lorde has sold more than five million records globally as of June 2017.
Lorde Height and weight
|Weight 61 kg|
|Eye color Blue|
|Hair color Light Brown|
|Body measurements 34-27-35|