Figure 8 Song Lyrics

Ellie Goulding

Ellie Goulding Halcyon cover art
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Breathe your smoke into my lungs
In the back of the car with you I stare into the sun
Still not too old to die young
The lovers hold on to everything
And others hold on to anything

I chased your love around a figure 8
I need you more than I can take
You promised forever and a day
And then you take it all away
(And then you take it all away)

Place a kiss on my cheekbone
Then you vanish me
I'm buried in the snow

Track Listing


Digital Media 1
  • 1 Don't Say a Word
  • 2 My Blood
  • 3 Anything Could Happen
  • 4 Only You
  • 5 Halcyon
  • 6 Figure 8
  • 7 Joy
  • 8 Hanging On
  • 9 Explosions
  • 10 I Know You Care
  • 11 Atlantis
  • 12 Dead in the Water
  • 13 I Need Your Love
  • 14 Lights


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Peermusic Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Ellie Goulding, Jonny Lattimer, Rocky Morris, Rufio Sandilands
    album: Track 6 in album Halcyon
    release date: 2012-10-5
    popularity : 91 users have visited this page.
    genres: Electronic Rock Pop
    styles: Synth-pop/Indie Pop/Indie Rock/Downtempo/Dance-pop
    length: 4:08
    producer: I See MONSTAS
    mixer: Mike Spencer
    recorded by: Mike Spencer and I See MONSTAS
    additional producer: Mike Spencer
    instrument: Rocky Morris, Mike Spencer and Rufio Sandilands
    writer: Ellie Goulding, Rocky Morris, Rufio Sandilands, Jonny Lattimer

    Album Information

    label: Polydor
    country(area): [Worldwide]
    format: Digital Media
    script: Latin