The passing of David Bowie seemed to have greatly affected Lorde as as it did with many artists. Upon hearing the news, the singer shared the touching story of when she had first met the legendary artist. Tonight, she got to pay tribute to Bowie by putting on a beautiful performance of “Life On Mars?” at the BRIT Awards, backed by Bowie’s actual live band.

Watch Lorde’s tribute to David Bowie above, and revisit Lady Gaga’s Bowie tribute from the Grammys.