Today, Lorde has revealed the video for her new track “Yellow Flicker Beat.” The Grammy Award winning artist not only contributed four tracks to the soundtrack for the forthcoming The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 [Republic Records] but she curated the entire lineup of artists which will feature many unforgettable collaborations including the recently announced track from Major Lazer feat. Ariana Grande, as well as Stromae feat. Pusha T, Q-Tip, Haim, CHVRCHES, Tove Lo, Charli XCX feat. Simon Le Bon, Raury, Grace Jones, a special Kanye West rework of LORDE’s already released hit single “Yellow Flicker Beat,” and more. Full tracklisting is listed below.
As soon as “Yellow Flicker Beat” became available on iTunes, it soared to #1 on the Soundtrack Top Songs Chart. After only two weeks, the Vevo static video has surpassed 5.3 million views. Upon impacting airwaves, “Yellow Flicker Beat” made history. It became the #1 Most Added song at Alternative Radio and set a new record for “Most Adds on a Female Artist in Mediabase History”.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 will be released in theaters worldwide on November 21, 2014.