The song “Lights” is taken from Goulding’s debut album “Lights”. It was released on March 13, 2011 through Polydor Records. It was produced by Ash Howes and Richard Stannard, and written by Richard, Ash and Ellie Goulding. She performed the song on Saturday Night Live, Late Show with David Letterman and The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
The song debuted at number 111 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 85 on the Billboard Hot 100, at number 89 on the Canadian Hot 100 and at number 25 on the RIANZ Singles Chart.