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Lorde Slams 'Sexist' Jokes That She's A part of Jack Antonoff's 'Steady'

Lorde Slams 'Sexist' Jokes That She's Part of Jack Antonoff's 'Stable'

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Turning up the quantity. Lorde is considered one of Jack Antonoff‘s most frequent collaborators — however her music continues to be fully her personal.

“I haven’t made a Jack Antonoff report,” the 24-year-old Grammy winner informed The New York Instances on Thursday, August 12, forward of the discharge of her extremely anticipated third album, Photo voltaic Energy. “I’ve made a Lorde report and he’s helped me make it and really a lot deferred to me on manufacturing and association. Jack would agree with this. To offer him that quantity of credit score is frankly insulting.”

Whereas the New Zealand native admitted “there are specific hallmarks” of the 37-year-old producer’s sound, she doesn’t at all times approve what he brings to the desk. “A few of these issues I actually love and a few of them I don’t like. And I beat them out of the work that we do collectively,” Lorde added. “I say this with a lot love and affection, however I really feel like we’re doing up a home collectively and he’s like, ‘Take a look at this napkin that I normal into the form of two swans! Take a look at this set of woven baskets!’ And I’m like, ‘Nice — one per room.’”

Antonoff labored carefully with the “Ribs” singer on her second album, Melodrama, which debuted in 2017. He’s additionally develop into a trusted producer for Taylor Swift, Lana Del Rey, St. Vincent, Carly Rae Jepsen and extra powerhouse artists.

Although some followers tease Antonoff’s prominence in pop music, Lorde doesn’t need to be seen as solely current in his shadow. The concept that she’s a member of his “secure” is “sexist,” she informed The New York Instances.

“Nobody who’s in a job that isn’t my job has a relationship just like the one I’ve with Jack,” she defined. “He’s like a accomplice to me. We’re in a relationship. It’s not a romantic relationship, however we’ve been in it for seven years, and it’s a extremely distinctive factor, so I don’t begrudge individuals possibly not with the ability to perceive it.”

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Lorde and Jack Antonoff carry out on the 2017 Exterior Lands Music Pageant at Golden Gate Park on August 13, 2017 in San Francisco, California.

For years, followers have questioned whether or not the musicians grew to become greater than buddies after the Bleachers singer break up from longtime girlfriend Lena Dunham. The duo known as it quits in 2018, and shortly after, Lorde shut down hypothesis about her love life.

“I like him. He’s superior, however we’re not relationship,” the “Inexperienced Gentle” singer mentioned throughout an Instagram Dwell on the time.

The Ladies creator, 35, later admitted that she thought rumors about Lorde and Antonoff had been “humorous” after a fan’s detailed Powerpoint about their relationship went viral.

“It was so embarrassing,” Dunham informed The Lower in November 2018. “I’ve by no means spoken to [Lorde] about it. We haven’t talked since Jack and I broke up. It was terrible, and I couldn’t do something about it besides belief that what he was saying to me was true.”

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