Lorde makes the top 10 of Rolling Stone’s ‘100 Greatest Songs of the Century’

Headlines 02/07/2018

Lorde has climbed her way into the top 10 of Rolling Stone's 'Top 100 Songs of the 21st Century'. Ella comes in at number nine with her 2013 track 'Royals', one number behind  Adele - Rolling in the Deep. 

Lorde's the only Kiwi to make a list, and the Rolling Stone even called Lorde's hit,

 maybe the greatest striver's anthem of our modern era

The top ten was as follows:

  • 10. "Last Nite," The Strokes
  • 9. "Royals," Lorde
  • 8. "Rolling in the Deep," Adele
  • 7. "Runaway," Kanye West feat. Pusha T
  • 6. "Maps," Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • 5. "99 Problems," Jay-Z
  • 4. "Hey Ya!", Outkast
  • 3. "Seven Nation Army," The White Stripes
  • 2. "Paper Planes," M.I.A
  • 1. "Crazy in Love," Beyonce feat. Jay-Z.

Check out Lorde's 2013 track above.