So how’d Lorde get to a place where she’s making her own career decisions and is a hero to artists who want to stick to their guns? She consciously chose strength. “I get paralyzingly nervous a lot of times, so I tried bravado,” she told the magazine. “The way I dress and carry myself, a lot of people find it intimidating. I think my whole career can be boiled down to the one word I always say in meetings: strength.”
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