November 23, 2014 10:07 PM EST

Lorde’s new song, “Yellow Flicker Beat,” plays over the credits of America’s current number-one movie, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay—Part 1. And in performing it, the New Zealand-born singer stole the show at the American Music Awards, prompting a front-row freakout from her friend Taylor Swift.

Watch a live rendition of the song that’s been haunting you ever since you saw Katniss and Peeta’s final moments in Mockingjay.

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