"Burn" is a song by British singer-songwriter Ellie Goulding, released in 2013. It is in the original key of D# minor. The track was written by Ryan Tedder, Greg Kurstin, Brent Kutzle, and Noel Zancanella, with production credits going to Greg Kurstin. Originally intended for an album by Leona Lewis, the song eventually landed in Goulding's hands. The track became a commercial success, reaching the top spot on the UK Singles Chart and earning platinum certifications in several countries. As for the composition, "Burn" features an upbeat and energetic electronic pop sound, accompanied by Goulding's distinct vocals. Its melody combines catchy hooks and a pulsating beat, creating a feel-good and catchy tune.