Lorde, a sixteen-year-old singing sensation from New Zealand, has garnered a warm reception of her music here in the U.S. The singer mixes a seductive voice with a hipster’s swag and a sincere, unapologetic stance on life that combines to form songs like her hit “Royals”. The Weeknd, who has a penchant for remixing songs he’s taken a liking to, has tweaked “Royals” and given us his own spin on it. Added bass and harmonious synths are clearly present, while Tesfaye croons just a little bit over Lorde’s original lyrics. Overall, it makes for a nice listen, so check it out.