|Real Name/Full Name||Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Lorde|
|Birth Place:||Auckland New Zealand|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||7 November 1996|
|Age/How Old:||26 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 62 Kg
In Pounds – 136 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Vic O’Connor
Mother – Sonja Yelich
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, record producer|
|Net Worth:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, aka Lorde, is a singer-songwriter based in New Zealand. She is always interested in singing; she started performing in local shows and venues from an early age. At the age of just thirteen years, Universal Music Group signed her.
She started working with big names of the industry shortly after, like in 2011, she worked with Joel Little on a mini album or extended play named The Love Club, which was initially released by Lorde herself with the untitled album in 2012.
A year later, Universal re-released the album with The Love Club’s name, which Universal termed extended play. Song named Royals from the extended play was a major hit and is still the most popular Lorde song.
Well, how well do you know about Lorde? If not much, here is what we know about Lorde to date.
Biography and Early Life
Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, aka Lorde, was born in Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand, on 7th November 1996. Her mother, Sonja Yelich, is a poet by profession, her father, Vic O’Connor, is a civil engineer.
She was born in a family of three her father, her mother and her sister Jerry. She also has two younger siblings. Lorde is half Irish, half Croatian, as her mother was born in Croatia and her father was Irish. She also holds two passport New Zealand and Croatia.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Lorde in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Lorde’s age is 26 years old as of today’s date 23rd March 2023 having been born on 7 November 1996. Though, she is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 136 lbs in Pound and 62 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Brown.
Lorde got her early education from Vauxhall school; later, she joined Belmont for high schooling; after that, she joined Takapuna Grammar school. Lorde completed her education in the year 2013 at the age of 12 years, but she never attended college as she was already successful by the time she finished her schooling.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Lorde started her professional career very early and has been in the lights since then. She has not admitted to any romantic relationship currently but has been in a relationship with James Lowe, who is a photographer. Their relationship ended in 2016. after that, she started dating Justin warren. Lorde has kept her personal life primarily private as her career grows.
Is Lorde Lesbian?
Lorde is very young and currently unmarried. She is living her life very happily and privately with her closed ones. Also, she has never revealed anything related to her sexual orientation of being lesbian. Soe, we can clearly conclude that she is not lesbian/gay but she is straight.
Lorde started singing very early; she sang at local venues in her town; she was also involved in the school band. She, along with her friend Louis McDonald won the schools annual talent show in 2009. She and her friend Louis sing the cover song for using somebody by Kings of Leon and Mama do by Pixel Lott. These covers songs were sent to Universal Music Group, which ended up signing her and made arrangements for her vocal training.
Before joining Universal, she paired up with Joel Little to release an extended play in 2012, which later was re-released by the universal group in 2013 by the name of The Love Club, which was a significant hit, especially the song Royals from it.
Ten million units of the music were sold worldwide, which resulted in the Royals topping the chart on the Billboard top 100, which made Lorde the first teenager to top the chart since 1987.
After the EP, she released a full album in 2013 named Pure Heroine, which was a breakthrough. She released another album in 2017 called Melodrama which was again a huge success. After releasing her second album, Lorde did few live tours. After tours, she had taken a break from music. In the news, she is working on her third album, which is unnamed currently yet to be released.
With her unique songwriting skill, Lorde pleased listeners all over the world and gathered attention from the award jury. She has won the prestigious Grammy Award for best pop solo for the song Royals and song of the year in 2014. she has received rewards for her songs many times; she continued to obtain awards for her work.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lorde in 2023
Lorde’s career has just started, and she has a long way to go, but even in a relatively short career, she is a huge success. This is also true for the monetary aspect of her career. Just the song Royals from her first EP sold over 10 million units worldwide.
After then she released two more albums which were also successful. All this success resulted in a fortune standing strong at $20 million as of 2023, which will grow as she will continue to work.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
Lorde holds dual citizenship. She is a New Zealander as well as a Croatian.
Lorde started young and been working since she was passionate about singing, and some say she was gifted talent, and she showed the wold same by her work and unique way of songwriting skill. She worked for the songs and got appreciation and awards for them sofas all of her releases are successful. She is working on her next album as of now.