Lorde has revealed that David Bowie told her at Tilda Swinton’s 53rd birthday party at New York’s Museum Of Modern Art that her music ‘felt like listening to tomorrow. To have someone like that tell you that listening to you felt like listening to tomorrow. I was like..
I could creatively die and just be happy forever. I never tell anyone about that experience, because it meant so much to me, and I feel like it would be dulled or something if I always talked about it in magazines or whatever. It’s my special thing.
It was super cute, though, for some reason we were holding hands and just staring into each other’s eyes and talking, and I was like, This is David Bowie’s hand, what am I doing? It was insane. A beautiful moment.’