That is what David Bowie allegedly said about Lorde. That she is the future of music. This is coming to light from a recent Q&A with Bowie’s longtime pianist Mike Garson when discussing Lorde, and David’s relationship, after she did a touching tribute to him at the Brit Awards.
You can read more about it here. Personally, I cannot wait for a new Lorde record. Her debut Pure Heroine is one of my favourite albums. (This is obviously Matt Berry typing that)