Listen to Lykke Li’s New Song ‘Gunshot’

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(Photo by Josh Olins)

(Photo by Josh Olins)

By Annie Reuter

Lykke Li just dropped “Gunshot,” a new song off her upcoming album, I Never Learn. The soaring breakup ballad showcases her haunting vocals amid her longing to get one’s love back.

In addition to the Soundcloud stream, fans can listen to the song in its entirety and follow along with her lyrics on a special webpage created specifically for the track. Listen to “Gunshot” below and read the lyrics.

Related: Listen to Lykke Li’s New Song ‘No Rest for the Wicked’

In an interview with NME, Li said she saw her albums as a trilogy, with Youth Novels as the first chapter and this one ending the story. She also explained how a breakup has had a major impact on the writing of the record, which can be heard on “Gunshot.”

“It’s always about me and the guilt and the shame and the hurt and the pride and the confusion of being a woman,” she said.

Lykke Li Gunshot

Last month, Li released power ballad “No Rest for the Wicked” as well as the lead single from her third album, “Love Me Like I’m Not Made of Stone.”

I Never Learn
is due out in May.

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