After months of teasing her return, the New Zealand singer-songwriter dropped a new song and accompanying video
Lorde has finally released her sun-kissed new single ‘Solar Power’ – you can listen to the track and watch it in with the video below.
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After months of teasing his return, the New Zealand singer-songwriter has now shared his first new material since 2017’s ‘Melodrama’, which was named Granthshala’s Album of the Year.
‘Solar Power’, the first single from their upcoming third album, was officially released this evening (June 10), however, earlier in the day it was reportedly leaked online for a brief moment before being taken down immediately. done.
The fan account shared screenshots of ‘Solar Power’ on the streaming platform, saying that it was available for a few moments in select countries. The platform is said to have released records early on, which included Apple Music and Tidal, as well as Lorde’s own YouTube channel.
You can listen to the track in full below:
In the five star review of ‘Solar Energy’, GranthshalaRhian Daly of Rhian Daly called it “a sun-kissed ode to starting fresh and doing it in one of its best places. – soaking up the rays on a glorious beach”
Lorde also accompanied the release with a new video. Co-directed with Joel Kefali, with whom she previously worked in the “Royals” music video, it sees Lorde wearing a yellow dress as she dances on a beach, with others at various intervals. people are involved.
You can watch the video for ‘Solar Power’ below:
Fans reacted with enthusiasm to Lorde’s upcoming return last month, when it was announced that she would be a headliner at the 2022 Primavera Sound Festival. Currently expected to be their first live performance in nearly three years, Lord’s set is closed on 10 June to kick off the fifth night of the main Primera festival.
Eagle-eyed fans were quick to find out that Primavera’s website jumped the gun on Lorde’s album plans, claiming she would “emerge from her retirement with her third album after her unforgettable journey in 2018”.
Some details have already been revealed about his third record – such as the title it will be attached to his upcoming memoir, going south, which documents his 2019 trek to Antarctica. She has once again led the production of the record together with Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff.
Lorde has offered fans regular updates on his impending return, including a tease from last May that “works great”.