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Lorde's Strange Dance Performance Is The Internet's Newest Meme

Lorde took the stage at the VMAs on Sunday night to perform a remix of her song "Homemade Dynamite." 

Instead of singing or even lip syncing, she surprised the audience by just... dancing:

Some people loved her performance:

While others were super confused:

Lorde's interpretive dance had people wondering if she had some inspiration: 

Lena Dunham tweeted her support of the joyous dance party:

Lorde explained earlier in the day that she had the flu, but attended the awards show because she had to perform:

She may have felt like a "corpse," but she didn't dance like one.

H/T: Slate, Twitter