Can’t check out the Boston Calling festival in May? Well, you’re in luck, the fest has announced another set of dates this fall.
Lorde is taking some much needed time off. Doctor’s orders.
This year’s Austin City Limits Festival features a diverse lineup that includes Eminem, Pearl Jam, OutKast, Skrillex, Beck and Calvin Harris.
It’s been another busy week is pop culture, so we’ve gathered all of the most notable tweets and Instagram posts to give you a look at the headlines from the perspective of the people who make them!
Even though Lorde’s been telling the story of how Kansas City Royal third baseman, George Brett, inspired her hit song, she hadn’t gotten a chance to meet her muse. That is until now.
Many have speculated that Lorde’s debut single ‘Royals’ was written about Hollywood ‘royalty’ but her real inspiration for the song came from somewhere very different!
“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”
Billboard announced today (April 9) the finalists for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards. Both Imagine Dragons and Lorde lead the nominations in 12 of the 40 award categories, with Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis following close behind with 11, 10 and eight noms respectively.
At just 17-years-old, Ella Yelich-O’Connor (aka Lorde) has already released a hit album, won herself two GRAMMY Awards and found a place in pop culture that is far different than most of her musical counterparts.
We already knew some of the headliners (Eminem, Kings of Leon, Arctic Monkeys, Skrillex), but the official release revealed a few new acts on the bill including Foster the People, Lorde, Avett Brothers and the rest of the bill.