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2. Where She’s From


Lorde was born in the Takapuna suburb of Auckland, New Zealand. She grew up in the neighboring town of Devonport with her parents, her two sisters and her brother. Her mother was a prize-winning poet and her father was a civil engineer. Lorde said she had an amazing childhood that was filled with creativity. Her mother often bought her kid and adult books and Lorde says that her constant reading influenced her lyrical style.

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