“I’ve never done this one before,” Lorde says on stage in her home country of New Zealand. She seemed nervous to get into it, but as soon as she sang those opening notes of James Blake’s “Retrograde,” the crowd reacted and she got into her zone, odd hand gestures and all. Watch the cover above.
Watch Lorde Cover James Blake's "Retrograde"
Check out Lorde covering James Blake's "Retrograde" live in New Zealand.