Lorde Performed A Stunning Tribute To David Bowie At The Brit Awards


Last night, the Brit Awards paid tribute to the legendary David Bowie. The late rock legend was honoured with the Icon Award and his tribute started off with a moving intro from Annie Lennox.

The singer gave a somber speech: “For me, it’s almost impossible to mention Bowie’s name in the past tense,” she said. “Everything he represented as an artist was, and always will be, vital and incredibly present.”

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Lorde then took to the stage after a medley of Bowie’s hits were performed by his band. Lorde did an incredible rendition of Bowie’s hit Life on Mars and received a standing ovation from the audience.

Right after Bowie’s death, Lorde wrote a meaningful post on her Facebook about Bowie’s influence, so it was no doubt an honour for her to be chosen to perform at the Brit Awards in his memory.

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Lady Gaga was another artist that paid tribute to Bowie back at the Grammys last week. While she performed an incredible medley of all his hits, Bowie’s son Duncan Jones was not so thrilled with her performance.

Jones did however approve of Lorde’s performance, and we couldn’t agree with him more!