Whether you know it or not you have undoubtedly heard Lorde in the last few months. From the club, to the radio, and down the aisles of the grocery store her No. 1 single “Royals” has taken over the music world. It might seem like she’s suddenly one of the biggest faces in pop music, but really she’s a fresh face in the industry. With a number one hit that helped her kick major stars like Katy Perry, Robin Thicke and Rihanna down a few spots on the Billboard Hot 100, the young singer is poised to be the next big thing in pop. So just who is Lorde? In case someone brings her up at a party, we created this five-point guide that’ll turn you into a Lorde expert in no time. Following up the release of her debut album, here are the five things you need to know about the breakout sensation.