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Who needs to drop this year? Lorde.

It feels like an eternity since Lorde dropped her second studio album, Melodrama, in 2017. A lot has happened since then, of course, but it has been radio silence from Lorde with regards to any upcoming music, and I needed a new album, like, yesterday. Lorde likes to take her time with her work, releasing…

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Gramm-atic events

Established by The Recording Company as a means of celebrating the previous twelve months of both national and international music, the Grammys have ultimately become a way for major label executives to maintain the marketability of our contemporary pop stars. The awards seem to not only encourage the corporatisation of pop music, but play a…

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Lorde cancels Israel concert after boycott calls

The singer Lorde has cancelled an upcoming show in Tel Aviv following calls from pro-Palestine campaigners advocating a boycott of Israel. Advocates of the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement asked the singer to reconsider the concert after it was announced on Twitter. Before cancelling, she responded to a fan on Twitter to say she…

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