Music·20 May 2020Our Lorde And Saviour Has Heard Our Prayers And Teased The Release Of A New AlbumIt's been three years since Melodrama dropped — it's time, honey.by Julia WillingBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Now look, it doesn't really need to be said, but oh boy, has 2020 been a TIME. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Adult Swim A goddamn awful, one-for-the-history-books time. And while there are many things that would perhaps make this year more bearable — a miracle vaccine, a time-turner etc. — there's one thing that would truly unite us all: New music from Lorde. Joel Kim Booster @ihatejoelkim Lorde honey now is the time. 05:51 PM - 18 Apr 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Well LISTEN UP FOLKS, because today our Kiwi Queen sent out a quarantine newsletter to fans and it sounds like something epic is coming down the line. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com She wrote: "I started going back to the studio again in December, just for something to do, and to my surprise, good things came out." Ian Gavan / Getty Images "Jack [Antonoff] came over to work in the studio in Auckland and I went to LA. It flowed. A thing started to take shape. And then, of course, the world shut down." Theo Wargo / Getty Images She then went on to say that "work takes time" and that fans should know that "when the moment comes, our wave will crest super fucking high." Kevin Winter / Getty Images Which sounds like fancy-talk for "an album is coming, just simmer down while I fucking finish it." But she did tease fans with this delectable sound bite: "The work is so fucking good, my friends. I am truly jazzed for you to hear it." David Becker / Getty Images And fans have gone WILD for it: omi @lordeislord_ lorde after making the tl explode with a single email 11:31 PM - 19 May 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite ًisa @KIDKR0WCD lorde, lorde, lorde and lorde coming to save 2020 11:39 PM - 19 May 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite james | fan account @manicsummers lorde and jack antonoff are making another album together...2020 has been saved, coronavirus has been cured and i have a reason to live again a classic is coming. 11:36 PM - 19 May 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Baba Yaga Stan 🌷💐🌹🌺🌸 @dumb_degenerate Lorde reminded us she exists and is healthy and making new music again I’m gonna cry I love her so much 11:31 PM - 19 May 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite No confirmation on exactly when our ears might be blessed by ~fresh tunes~, but just to have it TEASED has given me more pleasure than everything I've experienced in the last three months combined. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Lava Republic We're ready when you are, sweetie.