Before we knew her as Lorde, she was just Ella to all her classmates.
Check her out singing and headbanging along to Dio's "Man on the Silver Mountain" and The Cult's "Edie (Ciao Baby)" at a school battle of the bands back in 2009....oh, and she was 12 at the time!
Excellent song choices I might add.
video below, enjoy.
Check out the new song from Christina Perri "Human"
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