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Lorde almost at US Number 1
Kiwi songstress Lorde has climbed five places closer to a dream No. 1 spot on the US singles charts.
The 16-year-old Kiwi singer’s hit single Royals is now the No. 3 song on the US music charts. Last week she was in the No. 8 spot.
Only Katy Perry’s Roar, at No. 1, and Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines, at No. 2, stand in front of her.
The song has been top of the Alternative Songs airplay chart for five weeks – equaling the solo female record held by Alanis Morissette’s You Oughta Know since 1995.
Currently Lorde is embarking on a six-week UK and US promotional trip.
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