We don't care, we aren't caught up in your love affair
Via Interview Magazine, Lorde said:
Around the middle of last year I started listening to a lot of rap, like Nicki Minaj and Drake, as well as pop singers like Lana Del Rey. They all sing about such opulence, stuff that just didn’t relate to me—or anyone that I knew. I began thinking, “How are we listening to this? It’s completely irrelevant.”
Lorde doesn’t care for that style of pop music (even if she still admires the artists' “musicianship and careers”). So she made a pop song condemning typical pop songs.
Despite the fact that the whole media preaches materialism and consumerism — Lorde does not pay attention to these messages.
She wishes that she could change society yet on “Buzzcut Season” she laments that there will never be enough people who think like her to be able to influence the masses:
Since she’s unable to alter what anyone else thinks of this matter, the best she can do is to stand her ground. Staying out of Hollywood’s love affair with material things is all Lorde can do.
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