Ellie Goulding has recorded some great covers over the past few years, most notably Elton John’s “Your Song,” on her debut album “Lights,” and more recently Alt-J’s “Tesselate” on last year’s “Halcyon Days.”
She’s back in the covers game with a ballad this time, Kodaline’s “All I Want.” And it’s beautiful and mesmerizing, just like pretty much everything she puts out. Everything this girl touches turns to gold, plain and simple.
I’m kind of surprised this didn’t make it onto the “Divergent” soundtrack. Listen to it here: