Lorde Calls Out Kanye West & Kid Cudi for Their Similar Stage Design: 'Don't Steal'

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On Monday (Nov. 12), Lorde took to Instagram to accuse Kanye West and Kid Cudi of stealing the stage thought she used on her Melodrama Tour and finally 12 months's Coachella.

The singer posted footage on her Instagram story of the suspended stage from her 2017 Coachella efficiency, in addition to footage of West and Cudi’s related levitating platform at their Kids See Ghosts efficiency at Camp Flog Gnaw in Los Angeles on Sunday. Lorde identified that West copied the floating stage that had turn into an inventive staple in her current dwell performances.

“I’m pleased with the work I do and it’s flattering when different artists really feel impressed by it, to the extent that they select to attempt it on themselves,” Lorde captioned one of many photographs. “But don’t steal – not from ladies or from anybody else – not in 2018 or ever.”

Lorde has beforehand referred to West as her “idol,” and the 2 even collaborated on a remix of her track “Yellow Flicker Beat” collectively in 2014. More lately, Lorde lined West’s “Love Lockdown” and “Runaway” whereas on her Melodrama Tour in his hometown of Chicago in March, telling the viewers, “It have to be good to return from the identical place as Kanye West.”

Check out Lorde’s Instagram story beneath, Twitter.