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  1. Royals

    Royals is the debut single by New Zealand singer Lorde, from her debut extended play, The Love Club EP (2012). It was later included on her debut studio album, Pure Heroine (2013) and released through Universal Music. Lorde co-wrote the song with her producer Joel Little after the two were paired by her A&R representative Scott MacLachlan. "Royals" was described as an art pop and electropop song with influences of grime, hip hop, and indie pop. Its lyrics detail disapproval of the luxurious lifestyle of contemporary artists. Contemporary critics received "Royals" with widespread acclaim and praised its musical style, lyrics and Lorde's vocal delivery. Several sites ranked it as one of the best songs of the year, with Slant and Consequence of Sound placing it on the top spot of their respective lists. The single garnered success on charts internationally, reaching the number one spot for nine consecutive weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, and simultaneously breaking several records. It also peaked atop record charts in other markets, including Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. "Royals" sold 10 million units worldwide, making it one of the best-selling singles of all-time.

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  1. royals

    A familiar appellation for the marines since the mutiny of 1797, when they were so distinguished for the loyalty and steadiness they displayed. Also called royal jollys. (See JOLLY.)

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Royals is ranked #20336 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Royals surname appeared 1,307 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Royals.

    76.5% or 1,001 total occurrences were White.
    18.9% or 248 total occurrences were Black.
    2.4% or 32 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 20 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Royals in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Royals in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Royals in a Sentence

  1. Jene Luciani:

    People expect it from the Royals, they rely heavily on tradition, but as you ’ll see, they ’ll always have a nod to each other without head-to-toe matching.

  2. Rex Hudler:

    The morning after the KC Royals won the 2015 ALDS vs. the Astros, Rex was on sports talk radio discussing the upcoming ALCS against the Toronto Blue jays. Hudler says, "The Royals need to drop a Royal blue turd right in the blue jays nest." The radio hosts were laughing so hard they had to brake to a commercial.

  3. Graham Smith:

    If even one school or hospital is facing cuts we cannot justify spending a penny on the royals, yet with all public services under intense financial pressure we throw 2.4 million pounds at a new house for Harry.

  4. Kate Middleton uncle:

    But if anyone can bring peace to the royals, Kate can. Kate is a brilliant arbiter and peacemaker.

  5. Grant Harrold:

    Etiquette and protocol is really important to the royal family. It's been important to royals for centuries, those rules are there ... one - to make them understand what's expected of them, but also - so they understand what to do and what not to do.

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