Reading, watching, and hearing all the tributes to David Bowie across social media yesterday, it seemed that everyone who loved the man's music shared a connection with him so intense it felt like they knew him personally. A much younger musician, Lorde, loved his music as much as anyone—but the then 16-year-old rock star actually did get to meet him one night.

When a hero dies, everyone wants a quote. I woke up this morning with a tender head from tears and that big red cup of...

Posted by Lorde on Monday, January 11, 2016

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