Music Lorde Suffers Illness, Postpones Shows Published 10:13 AM PDT, April 22, 2014 Getty Images What's in the pop stars' water? Just a week after Miley Cyrus postponed her shows, Lorde has announced that she too will have to put off some concert dates. RELATED: Lorde Reveals Her 'Flaws' On Twitter The Royals singer tweeted that due to an illness she is rescheduling a few of her Australian shows. The 17-year-old Grammy winner wrote: in case you missed the announcement earlier, i have had to postpone my australian shows because of a nasty chest infection and ..— Lorde (@lordemusic) April 22, 2014i'm truly sorry if i let you down or if you feel inconvenienced by this and i hope you can understand. x— Lorde (@lordemusic) April 22, 2014Do you think these young singers are over-packing their tour schedules?