LORDE Reschedules Australian Tour Dates Following Illness

LORDE Reschedules Australian Tour Dates Following IllnessAfter being forced to postpone tour dates in Australia due to what was described as a "really nasty chest infection", Lorde has announced on Twitter that she has rescheduled the concerts.

Along with the new dates, the singer wrote: "AT LONG LAST - australian tour dates! Check out the new performance dates at left.

The New Zealand singer-songwriter's musical debut was an EP, entitled The Love Club, which was released in November 2012, and her first single, "Royals", debuted at number one on the New Zealand Top 40, and also reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2013, making her the first New Zealand solo artist to have a number one song in the United States. Her debut album, Pure Heroine, was released in September 2013, receiving critical acclaim and commercial success worldwide.

Her work has earned her numerous awards and accolades. In October 2013, she jointly won the Silver Scroll award for "Royals", which celebrates outstanding songwriting achievements in original New Zealand pop music. At the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, Lorde received four nominations, in which she won Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance for "Royals". In February 2014, she was chosen International Female Solo Artist at the BRIT Awards.

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