Ella Yelich-O'Connor, born November 7, 1996, is a sixteen year old musician from New Zealand, who currently performs under the stage name Lorde. Signed to Universal Music, she released her debut EP The Love Club for free on SoundCloud in late 2012; and it was downloaded over 65,000 times before being released and dominating the charts on iTunes and Spotify. Her first shows in her home country of New Zealand sold out in 73 seconds. Lorde on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.