Listen to Lykke Li’s New Song ‘Gunshot’
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.
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.