Lorde Takes Out Full-Page Ad In Response To Recording Academy President

In a brand new, handwritten letter to her fans, Lorde praised her fans for supporting female musicians. 

The singer, who was the sole woman nominated for the night's biggest award, Album Of The Year, took out a full-page newspaper ad in the New Zealand Herald for her letter. She took time to thank fans for their support of her latest Melodrama project, as well as shouting out 5-time nominee SZA.

Check out the letter below:

This follows Recording Academy President Neil Portnow going on record with Variety, implying that women need to "step up" to win more awards.

Well, there you go, Mr. Portnow! 


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