Burn
Ellie Goulding Lyrics


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We, we don't have to worry 'bout nothing
'Cause we got the fire
And we're burning one hell of a something
They, they gonna see us from outer space, outer space
Light it up
Like we're the stars of the human race, human race

When the lights started out, they don't know what they heard
Strike the match, play it loud, giving love to the world
We'll be raising our hands, shining up to the sky
'Cause we got the fire, fire, fire
Yeah, we got the fire, fire, fire
And we gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
Gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn

We don't wanna leave, no
We just gonna be right now, right, ri-ri-right now
And what we see
Is everybody's on the floor acting crazy, getting loco 'til the lights out
Music's on, I'm waking up
We start the fire, then we burn it up
And it's over now, we got the love
There's no sleeping now, no sleeping now, sleeping now

When the lights started out, they don't know what they heard
Strike the match, play it loud, giving love to the world
We'll be raising our hands, shining up to the sky
'Cause we got the fire, fire, fire
Yeah, we got the fire, fire, fire
And we gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
Gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn

When the lights started out, they don't know what they heard
Strike the match, play it loud, giving love to the world
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn, burn, burn (ooh)
Burn, burn, burn, burn, burn, burn (ooh)

We can light it up, up, up
So they can't put it out, out, out
We can light it up, up, up
So they can't put it out, out, out
We can light it up, up, up
So they can't put it out, out, out
We can light it up, up, up
So they can't put it out, out, out

When the lights started out, they don't know what they heard
Strike the match, play it loud, giving love to the world
We'll be raising our hands, shining up to the sky
'Cause we got the fire, fire, fire
Yeah, we got the fire, fire, fire
And we gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
Gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn

When the lights started out, they don't know what they heard
Strike the match, play it loud, giving love to the world
We'll be raising our hands, shining up to the sky
'Cause we got the fire, fire, fire




Yeah, we got the fire, fire, fire
And we gonna let it burn

Overall Meaning

The lyrics to Ellie Goulding's song Burn is full of energy and positivity. The song is all about embracing the power within us and shining bright like stars. The opening lyrics suggest that there's no need to worry because they have the fire and are burning something tremendous, so huge that it can be seen even from outer space. It's all about believing in oneself and the power that one possesses. The lyrics also mention that they started the fire, and now they will let it burn. The song's overall theme emphasizes the importance of seizing the moment and living life to the fullest. They don't want to leave; they just want to enjoy this moment forever.


The second verse talks about how everyone is enjoying the moment and acting crazy, dancing until the lights out. The music is on, and she is waking up. Starts the fire and then burns it up. The line "we got the love" is repeated throughout the song, stressing that everything is possible with self-belief and love. The ultimate aim is to let the fire burn, not to let anyone stop it. The lyrics convey the message of not giving up, never doubting oneself, and always shining bright.


Line by Line Meaning

We, we don't have to worry 'bout nothing
We are carefree and don't have any concerns


'Cause we got the fire
We have passion and the energy to do anything


And we're burning one hell of a something
We are doing something amazing that will be remembered


They, they gonna see us from outer space, outer space
Our success will be so large that even people in space will see it


Light it up
Ignite the passion and energy


Like we're the stars of the human race, human race
We are shining brightly and are at the top of our game


When the lights started out, they don't know what they heard
People didn't expect our success and were surprised by it


Strike the match, play it loud, giving love to the world
We started our success with enthusiasm and shared it with everyone


We'll be raising our hands, shining up to the sky
We'll show off our success and shine as bright as we can


'Cause we got the fire, fire, fire
Our passion and energy is alive and burning


Yeah, we got the fire, fire, fire
Our passion and energy is alive and burning


And we gonna let it burn, burn, burn, burn
We will continue our success with passion and energy


We don't wanna leave, no
We don't want this success to be over


We just gonna be right now, right, ri-ri-right now
We will live in the moment and enjoy our success


And what we see
We observe the situation


Is everybody's on the floor acting crazy, getting loco 'til the lights out
Everyone is enjoying our success and partying hard until the end of the night


Music's on, I'm waking up
We feel alive and energized with the music


And it's over now, we got the love
Our success has come to an end, but we still have the passion and energy for the next venture


There's no sleeping now, no sleeping now, sleeping now
We won't rest because of our continued passion and energy


We can light it up, up, up
We can ignite the passion and energy


So they can't put it out, out, out
No one can stop us from being successful




Lyrics © Global Talent Publishing, CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Downtown Music Publishing
Written by: Gregory Kurstin, Ellie Goulding, Ryan Tedder, Noel Zancanella, Brent Kutzle

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