New Zealand’s teenage sensations

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Share to Google Classroom

Two New Zealanders – singer Lorde and golfer Lydia Ko – have been included in Time magazine’s most influential teenagers of 2013.
Lorde, whose real name is Ella Yelich-O’Connor, made the number one spot out of 16 teenagers from around the world, followed by Ko who was in second place.
Seventeen-year-old Lorde  hit international fame this year with the release of her first album, Pure Heroine.
The singer waqs signed by a record album at age 13 and then in September of this year surpassed Miley Cyrus for the top spot on iTunes with the hit song.
Meanwhile, 16-year-old golfer Ko has multiple LPGA wins. She has turned pro only this year.
She is currently the world’s 5th best womens golfer after just 23 tournaments and is the youngest person ever to win a professional golf tour event.
Article written by  Editor

1. Find quote from the main person in this news article?

2 Responses

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards are back, and this year...
Twenty-six-year-old Kalpana Balan from India, has clinched a coveted spot...
At the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions expo...
In a delightful twist of literary history, a library book,...

World & National News

In a departure from recent trends, Walt Disney Studios is...
Hands down, we all love school holidays, that’s a given....
Imagine living in a super pretty town and finding out...
The Wellington Phoenix are having a fantastic time in the...