Lorde
Royals





Release Year: 2013

Rankings:
All-Time
#93 / 2010s #6 / 2013 #1

Genres: Electropop
Parent Genres: Electronic, Pop


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Callie Ahlgrim, Business Insider (USA) - The 113 Best Songs of the Past Decade (2019) 8
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Ranking: Every Alternative Rock No. 1 Hit, from Worst to Best (2016, updated 2017) 5
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 4
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The Must List: Best Single Each Year 1990-2014 (2015) No Order
Paste (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 36
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Tracks of the Decade So Far (2014) 66
Pitchfork (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 129
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 11
Rolling Stone (USA) [panel of artists, record producers, industry professionals and music journalists] - 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far (2018) 9
Slant (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2020) 3
Stereogum (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 23
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
Treble (USA) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2020) 64
NME (UK) - The 50 Best Songs of the Decade So Far (2014) 30
NME (UK) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 50
Neil McCormick, The Telegraph (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2015) 77
Q (UK) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) No Order
The Times (UK) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) No Order
FM4 (Austria) - Sound of a Decade: The 50 Best Songs of the 2010s (2019) 12
NBHAP (Germany) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 87
Radio 1 (Germany) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 44
Diario Critico (Spain) - Las 100 mejores canciones de la década 2010-2019 (2019) 5
Musikorner (Spain) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 16
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
Radionica (Colombia) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) No Order
Rolling Stone (Mexico) - Top Songs of the 2010s (2019) 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