Entertainment Lorde Was Body-Shamed by Online Trolls

01:21  20 june  2017
01:21  20 june  2017 Source:   Harper's Bazaar

Lorde: 'I was using parties as escapism'

  Lorde: 'I was using parties as escapism' Lorde is back with another hypnotic party anthem. Sober is the fourth song the New Zealander has shared off her forthcoming second album, Melodrama (out June 16), and it's a broody departure from towering first single Green Light. Over erupting horns and a skittering beat, Lorde (real name: Ella Yelich-O'Connor) recounts the all-too-relatable experience of being unable to express your feelings without some liquid courage.

Not even a Grammy-winning recording artist like Lorde is immune to getting body - shamed by online trolls . The 20-year-old songstress recently revealed that when she released the music video for her breakout single "Royals," some young viewers were not happy with her success.

Not even a Grammy-winning recording artist like Lorde is immune to getting body - shamed by online trolls . The 20-year-old songstress recently revealed that when she released the music video for her breakout single "Royals," some young viewers were not happy with her success.

Lorde Reveals She Was Body-Shamed By Kids Online© Getty Lorde Reveals She Was Body-Shamed By Kids Online Not even a Grammy-winning recording artist like Lorde is immune to getting body-shamed by online trolls. The 20-year-old songstress recently revealed that when she released the music video for her breakout single "Royals," some young viewers were not happy with her success.

"It rocked my foundations and could have fucked me, you know? I remember being made aware of my looks and my body in a way that I had never been," she told NME.

"I remember all these kids online, I think I beat their favorite people to Number One, and they were like, 'Fuck her, she’s got really far-apart eyes,'" she continued. "I remember being like, 'Whoa! How did I get all this way without knowing I had far-apart eyes?' Just weird shit like that."

Lorde returns to the "crazy environment"

  Lorde returns to the The 20-year-old New Zealand-born singer talks about the pressure of following up her breakout hit with her second album, "Melodrama".One of the most anticipated albums of the year had its inspiration underground, in the New York City subway.

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Yes, online trolls with nothing better to do shamed a 16-year-old's body because people are the worst. "When it was happening, I was quite overwhelmed by it," Lorde told NME about the online comments, later adding: "It rocked my foundations and could have fucked me, you know?

However, she was able to find comfort in the support of her loved ones. Years later, she admits she feels more self-confident too. "I was able to return to my family and shelter against that and get to where I am now. I feel so comfortable in myself," she added.

"Royals" ended up going six-times platinum, earned Lorde a Grammy Award for Song the Year and the video now boast over 661 million views on YouTube. The accolades will probably continue to roll in, especially after the singer released her sophomore album, Melodrama, this morning. And did we mention she's going on a world tour?

Aaron Carter Is Hospitalised Amid Body-Shaming and Bullying Claims .
Aaron Carter has been experiencing a tumultuous past few months. The 29-year-old singer recently opened up about overhearing a fan body shaming him over his slim figure. "I'm entirely hurt by a so-called fan that I just encountered she wasn't realising I was listening, she said I look like I have cancer," Aaron tweeted before sharing how difficult life has been since the death of his father, Bob, in May. "I've literally had the hardest week of my life, my dad passed away my late sisters birthday anniversary was June 6th & people #BodyShame me," Aaron tweeted, adding, "I'm sorry I'm not fat enough. For my fake fans.

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