Lorde net worth: Ella Marija Lani Yelich O’Connor popularly known as Lorde is song writer, and singer from New Zealand. The use of her stage name Lorde was a result of inspiration from aristocracy and she is known for adopting self-examining songwriting and unconventional musical styles. Her music is mainly electropop and comprises of elements of subgenres like dream pop and indie-electro. Keep reading as we bring to you Lorde net worth and biography in this article.
Lorde net worth Profile
Net worth: $16 million
Full Name: Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor
Date of Birth: November 7,1996
Nationality: New Zealander
Occupation: song writer and singer.
Marital Status: Single
Years Active: 2009-present
Born Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, Lorde is the Second of four children born to her parents on November 7,1996 in Takapuna, Auckland. Her father was a Civil engineer by name Vic O’Connor and her mother Sonja Yelich who was a poet.
Lorde began developing the skills in public speaking and acting by joining a drama group at the age of five. Her mother Sonja was very supportive and kept encouraging her to read several genres which later became a lyrical inspiration to her.
After her it was confirmed that she was very talented at such a tender age, Lorde’s mother Sonja decided to enroll her at George Parkyn Centre, a gifted education organisation.
Lorde began singing in 2009 and in that same year, she won the Belmont Intermediate School Annual talent show along with her friend Louis McDonald. Lorde and McDonald formed a duet called “Ella & Louis” and performed covers live on a regular basis at local venues, including cafés in Auckland and the Victoria Theatre in Devon Port, in 2010.
After keeping tabs on her progress in music and being convinced that she was indeed very talented, Universal Music Group (UMG) signed Lorde in 2009. She later began her music recording in collaboration with Joe Little who later became her music producer.
Lorde rose the prominence after she release her international chart-topping single Royals in 2013. The hit single was among other singles in her EP. Still in 2013,she release her first studio album Pure Heroine, the album recorded some commercial success as it was widely criticized. In 2014,she was asked to curate the soundtrack of the movie The Hunger Games:Mockingjay part 1.
In 2017,Lorde released her second album Melodrama which ranked no.1 on US Billboard 200. In 2021, it was made known to the public that Lorde was to feature as the headlining act for the Primavera Sound festival in 2022 which will become her first stage performance in more than two years. She released her third studio album Solar Power in August 20,2021.
Career Achievements and Awards
Lorde has won four New Zealand Music Awards, two Grammy Awards and was nominated for the GOLDEN Globe Award. She has won Two brit Awards and Two Billboard Music Awards, along with an MTV Video Music Award and three World Music Awards. So far she has sold more than five million albums globally.
Pure Heroine Tour
Melodrama World Tour
Solar Power Tour
Lorde Net worth
Lorde net worth is $6 million. Lorde has achieved so much since her rise to prominence.