Lorde
Lorde Bang Showbiz

Lorde 'freaks' at Golden Globe nomination

THE accolades keep coming for Lorde, with the Kiwi pop star being nominated for a Golden Globe award overnight.

The Devonport teen was nominated for best original song for Yellow Flicker Beat, the soundtrack and lead single from recent movie The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1.

She took to Twitter to celebrate the news:

Lorde faces some stiff competition in the category - she's up against Lana Del Rey, John Legend, and Patti Smith.

The nominees for best original song in full:

- Big Eyes (music and lyrics by Lana Del Rey), Big Eyes
- Glory (music by John Legend, Common), Selma
- Mercy Is (music and lyrics by Patti Smith, Lenny Kaye), Noah
- Opportunity (music and lyrics by Greg Kurstin, Sia Furler and Will Gluck), Annie
- Yellow Flicker Beat (music and lyrics by Lorde), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

It caps off a hugely successful year for Lorde, who has two Grammys and a Brit Award to her name, and recently took home six New Zealand Music Awards.


Little splash of colour

Little splash of colour

The Clermont Peace Pole project has brought colour to the community.

Help shape the future of the arts

Help shape the future of the arts

Have your say on the future of the arts in the Central Highlands.

Five things to do in the region

Five things to do in the region

Five things to do in the Central Highlands.

Local Partners