Melodrama

Music

Lorde’s Melodrama is still a defining album of our generation

Three years after it was first released, few artists have matched the painful, crystal clear perceptiveness of Ella Yelich-O’Connor’s sophomore record.
Douglas Greenwood
6.19.20
News

listen to tove styrke cover lorde’s liability

Lorde is great at covering other people, and other people are great at covering Lorde.
Georgie Wright
Frankie Dunn
12.14.17
News

someone hung lorde’s album in the louvre

Sadly, it got taken down.
Georgie Wright
11.28.17
News

watch lorde perform 6 acoustic songs from 'melodrama'

Featuring Jack Antonoff on the piano, and a string section.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.17.17
Music

watch as lorde takes you to 'perfect places' in her latest music video

What a trip!
Abraham Martinez
8.3.17
News

melodrama forever: lorde's sophomore album shoots to number one

Big congratulations to the bright, brilliant New Zealander.
Meg Duncan
6.27.17
Music

lorde's 'melodrama' offers justice for the party girl

Across her second album, the Kiwi singer captures the power of partying and the majesty of party girls.
Wendy Syfret
i-D Staff
6.22.17
Album

some unqualified kiwis review lorde’s new album

She’s a New Zealander, we’re New Zealanders, it’ll work, right? Right?
Georgie Wright and Clementine de Pressigny
6.19.17
Music

in conversation with lorde: what ella did next

Ahead of the release of her massively anticipated follow up album, i-D spent a few moments of calm with Lorde and learned the singer, whose birth name is Ella Yelich-O'Connor, has a lot of secrets.
Wendy Syfret
6.5.17
videos

i-D meets: lorde

Ahead of the release of her massively discussed second album, i-D took Lorde to the Art Gallery of New South Wales to enjoy some oil paintings and find out what the pop star is feeling right now. In the quiet space of the gallery, Ella divulges on how...
i-D Staff
6.5.17
Music

lorde’s new song is about an existential crisis at a party

For the third track off her upcoming album, the Kiwi star delivers a sensitive party anthem.
Wendy Syfret
6.2.17
News

lorde has revealed the tracklist for 'melodrama'

With tracks like "Sober" and "Hard Feelings," the album will cover the events of a very emotionally loaded house party.
Wendy Syfret
5.19.17
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