Plastic Pollution

Aurora performs for volunteers cleaning up plastic pollution as part of #CleanSoundsMovement – NME

Aurora is the latest artist to join the Clean Sounds initiative, which sees artists perform surprise sets for volunteers cleaning up plastic and other pollution in natural environments.

In a video shared today (October 18), Aurora is seen singing her 2016 single ‘Warrior’ to a group of people who spent the day tending to the shores of her native country, Norway.

“Since there are living humans – one by one – we have destroyed the Earth. It is only fair that one by one we save it,” she said of the movement.


Watch the wrap-up video below:

“I have always lived by the ocean and have been mesmerised by it since I was little, by its vast, unpredictable nature. It’s one place we don’t exist as humans, just the waves. Full of mystery, full of freedom,” Aurora continued.

“It saddens me that we have managed to destroy it. To taint something so big and beautiful breaks my heart.”

Clean Sounds originated in 2018 when Norwegian band Madcon surprised a group of volunteers picking plastic from