Guns and Horses (3:36)

Cover of Bright Lights

From Bright Lights and 6 other releases

“Guns And Horses” was the third single from Ellie Goulding’s debut album Lights. It was released on 17th May 2010. The song is the first track on Lights.

Goulding told Sky Songs about this tune. “I wrote Guns And Horses about a romance that began online. I wanted the guy to feel more than he did for me but through no fault of his own he couldn’t. It’s a song about frustration essentially. My producer made me laugh at the end, I can’t repeat what he called me though.”


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    que delicia de músicaaaaa ♥

    2 May 3:05am Reply
  • HayleighRayment

    Uuuia was in my kind to me in

    9 Nov 2014 Reply
  • hf1809

    this song it classe......

    16 Sep 2014 Reply
  • vctrgms

    You move so fast, makes me feel lazy.

    27 Aug 2014 Reply
  • claudiolrn

    This song is awesome in every way.

    20 Aug 2014 Reply
  • TheTweedy

    14 Jul 2014 Reply
  • fran_madlener

    her vocals are amazing!

    18 May 2014 Reply
  • LouisaViolet

    Yes @JimmyAndMe, even several years later, this song still does my head in. I hate the way that she sings "if i could erAAYZZZE the pain, maybe you'd FEEEEL the same"

    8 Feb 2014 Reply
  • philipezin


    23 Jan 2014 Reply
  • hf1809

    good song..................

    9 Jan 2014 Reply
  • Spiegeldrache

    she knews about changes ♥ it's a really good song

    8 Jan 2014 Reply
  • pimki1980

    Brings back memories. ♥

    18 Dec 2013 Reply
  • mc-donalds

    Klasse Lied .. Gefällt mir richtig gut

    10 Dec 2013 Reply
  • brokenever

    So much better than her radio crap ♥

    22 Nov 2013 Reply
  • skysdiamonds

    We've got our guns and horseeees! ♥

    10 Nov 2013 Reply
  • Hi_peeps


    19 Sep 2013 Reply
  • julia-higashi

    Great album opener. When I first heard this song, I knew I was in for an awesome listening experience.

    22 Aug 2013 Reply
  • MiraNara

    She's incredible, her voice is awesome and the way she "act" :)

    28 Jul 2013 Reply
  • JimmyAndMe

    Only thing I hate about this song is when she says "feel (the same)" and it's so high pitched I imagine the sound just goes straight through me, and probably through the walls behind me too, until it's outside, and then I imagine somewhere in the distance a cat on the streets stops in it's tracks as Ellie's voice hits it suddenly like a stick hitting someone's head, and it's fur stands up, and it gets scared. And then a kid with an ice cream stares at the cat like it's something out of a cartoon. He drops his ice cream. And screams. Moral of the story= don't listen to this song if you're tired and have a headache.

    12 Jul 2013 Reply
  • Zheusp

    Muito bom...

    3 Jun 2013 Reply
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