Lorde talks about her encounter with David Bowie in a special homage



The sudden passing of modern musical icon David Bowie has left many fellow artists and fans around the world stunned, but it particularly had an effect on 19-year-old New Zealand singer/songwriter, Lorde.

Lorde wrote about her encounter with one of her heroes in a tribute posted to Facebook on Tuesday; where they met at an "expensive" benefit honouring Tilda Swinton in 2013. Lorde had not yet even reached the age of 17, when she performed, explaining that America "was all new to me."

The singer conceded that she never was fond of meeting her idols because the "pressure is too huge" and that one can’t enjoy it. But Bowie was different. Read more…

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