‘Hunger Games’: Hear Lorde’s Icy ‘Everybody Wants to Rule the World’ Cover (Audio)

Remember when Gary Jules managed to make Tears for Fears’ “Mad World” even more melancholy in “Donnie Darko?” Now New Zealand wunderkind Lorde has found the dark heart of the group’s bouncy “Everybody Wants to Save the World” for the “Hunger Games: Catching Fire” soundtrack.

This is one of those great matches of artist, song and movie. The 17-year-old’s cutting delivery makes her sound like she could be one of the Hunger Games’ more formidable teenage killers.




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