continues to flaunt her range in new song “Goodness Gracious,” a vibrant pop track co-written by fun.
‘s Nate Ruess
. As Goulding sings of her inability to let go, her lilting vocals underscore the fact that, no matter what, Ruess writes pop songs with biting specificity: “Calling it off, just to keep crawling to your arms.”
“Goodness Gracious” arrives after the moodier, Burns-produced cover of Midnight Star‘s “Midas Touch,” and her peppy single “Burn,” written by Ryan Tedder and produced by Greg Kurstin. All three songs appear on the 10-song Halcyon Days, out August 27 along with the 28-song Halcyon Days Deluxe.
Hear “Goodness Gracious” after the jump.