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Lorde 'freaks' at Golden Globe nomination

THE accolades keep coming for Lorde, with the Kiwi pop star being nominated for a Golden Globe award overnight.

The Devonport teen was nominated for best original song for Yellow Flicker Beat, the soundtrack and lead single from recent movie The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1.

She took to Twitter to celebrate the news:

Lorde faces some stiff competition in the category - she's up against Lana Del Rey, John Legend, and Patti Smith.

The nominees for best original song in full:

- Big Eyes (music and lyrics by Lana Del Rey), Big Eyes
- Glory (music by John Legend, Common), Selma
- Mercy Is (music and lyrics by Patti Smith, Lenny Kaye), Noah
- Opportunity (music and lyrics by Greg Kurstin, Sia Furler and Will Gluck), Annie
- Yellow Flicker Beat (music and lyrics by Lorde), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

It caps off a hugely successful year for Lorde, who has two Grammys and a Brit Award to her name, and recently took home six New Zealand Music Awards.

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