Lorde
Royals





Release Year: 2013

Rankings:
All-Time
#266 / 2010s #12 / 2013 #2


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Ranking: Every Alternative Rock No. 1 Hit, from Worst to Best (2016, updated 2017) 5
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The Must List: Best Single Each Year 1990-2014 (2015) No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Tracks of the Decade So Far (2014) 66
Rolling Stone (USA) [panel of artists, record producers, industry professionals and music journalists] - 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far (2018) 9
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 1001-2750
Treble (USA) - Top 100 Songs of the Decade So Far (2015) 33
NME (UK) - The 50 Best Songs of the Decade So Far (2014) 30
Neil McCormick, The Telegraph (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2015) 77
Radio Hauraki (New Zealand) - Top 300 Songs of the 2000s [and 2010s] (2017) 99
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa (New Zealand) - The Song List (2016) No Order
End of Year Lists
American Songwriter (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 49
Billboard (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 3
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 1
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - Top Singles of 2013 2
Grammy Awards (USA) - Record of the Year Nominee
Paste (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 15
Pitchfork (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 31
Pop Matters (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 20
Pretty Much Amazing (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 37
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 2
Slant (USA) - Top Singles of 2013 1
Spin (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 15
Treble (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 35
Village Voice: Pazz & Jop (USA) - Top Songs of 2013 2
NME (UK) - Top Songs of 2013 9
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Songs of 2013 4
State (Ireland) - Top Songs of 2013 No Order
The Fly (UK) - Top Songs of 2013 87
The Guardian (UK) - Top Songs of 2013 2
This Is Fake DIY (UK) - Top Songs of 2013 1
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Top Songs of 2013 5
Radio P3 (Sweden) - Top Songs of 2013 14
Le Vif (Belgium) - Top Singles of 2013 29
Intro (Germany) - Top Songs of 2013 47
WATM (France) - Top Songs of 2013 No Order
Jenesaispop (Spain) - Top Songs of 2013 16
Playground (Spain) - Top Songs of 2013 18
Rolling Stone (Spain) - Top Songs of 2013 2
The Age (Australia) - Top Songs of 2013 No Order
Club Fonograma (Mexico) - Top Songs of 2013 20
Radionica (Colombia) - Top 100 Songs of the Year 8