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Lorde's 'Royals' Dethrones Miley Cyrus on Billboard Hot 100!

Lorde's 'Royals' Dethrones Miley Cyrus on Billboard Hot 100!

Lorde has scored her first number one single on the Billboard Hot 100 with her smash hit “Royals” and has knocked Miley Cyrus‘ song “Wrecking Ball” off the top of the chart in the process!

The 16-year-old Kiwi singer is now the youngest solo artist to top the chart since Tiffany did it back in November 1987 with her song “I Think We’re Alone Now.” She is also the most recently born artist to top the Hot 100.

Lorde‘s brand new album Pure Heroine was released this week and we can’t wait to see how it places on the chart. “Royals” is currently atop iTunes Top Singles chart and the album has sat steady at number two on the iTunes Top Albums chart since its release, behind only Justin Timberlake‘s highly anticipated album.

ARE YOU A FAN of Lorde and her song “Royals”?

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14 Responses to “Lorde's 'Royals' Dethrones Miley Cyrus on Billboard Hot 100!”

  1. 1
    Jenny Says:

    Congrats to Lorde! She is quite the talented singer-songwriter for one so young.

  2. 2
    McLOVIN Says:

    There are always two queens sharing the king’s throne. That will never change, ever…

  3. 3
    Chris Brown Says:

    And she wrote it herself without an army of mercenary producers.

  4. 4
    Verity Says:

    YES!!!

  5. 5
    alan Says:

    please burn that miley photo off of the internet she look so ugly omg

  6. 6
    mel Says:

    I think im the only one who thinks that Royals song is just gibberish. The lyrics dont seem to make any sense…

  7. 7
    Streak Says:

    Good for her being a genuine talent but oh god can’t stand her songs nor her voice. When “Royals” comes on I switch radio channels. Hipster cr*p!

  8. 8
    Alliana Says:

    I’m a fan of any song that knocks the wrecking ball known as Miley Cyrus off the number one spot. Miley “bought” that spot by using her fans on twitter and by going nude in the video. If the song was as good as she said it was it would still be #1.

  9. 9
    :) Says:

    I find her repulsive

  10. 10
    freya Says:

    Love Love Lorde IN YOUR FACE MILEY BOY.

  11. 11
    Cleo Says:

    Yes!

  12. 12
    Glitter Says:

    Lorde is awsome!!! true artist.

  13. 13
    Ellie Says:

    Can’t stand that song! As soon as I hear that on the radio, I turn the channel immediately!!

  14. 14
    Panenip Says:

    serious? JOJO thought was the youngest artist to achieve this, with 13 or 14 years with Leave o.O

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