Lorde’s highly anticipated single Green Light has already hit nine million views on YouTube after its release last Friday
Green Light is the first song to be released from her upcoming album Melodrama.
The Kiwi pop star, who has been teasing fans for months about the release of her new music, revealed on Friday that the track was inspired by her own personal heartbreak experience.
In less than half an hour, Green Light became the top trending topic worldwide, and reviews about the vibrant break-up anthem came through thick and fast.
After an hour of being uploaded the song already had 500,000 views.
Lorde has received praise from celebrities such as Katy Perry and Hayley Williams of Paramore.