Flashlight (DJ Fresh song)

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"Flashlight"
DJ Fresh - Flashlight (single cover).jpg
Single by DJ Fresh featuring Ellie Goulding
Released 28 September 2014 (2014-09-28)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2012
Genre
Length
  • 3:38 (radio edit)
  • 3:33 (album version)
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) DJ Fresh
DJ Fresh singles chronology
"Make U Bounce"
(2014)
"Flashlight"
(2014)
"Gravity"
(2015)

"Make U Bounce"
(2014)
"Flashlight"
(2014)
"Gravity"
(2015)
Ellie Goulding singles chronology
"Beating Heart"
(2014) Beating Heart2014
"Flashlight"
(2014) Flashlight2014
"Outside"
(2014) Outside2014

"Flashlight" is a song by English singer and songwriter Ellie Goulding featuring production work from DJ Fresh, released as the fourth single from Fresh's forthcoming fourth studio album. It was released on 28 September 2014 in the United Kingdom as a single, although it was previously out on Goulding's album from 2013.[1] The song features English singer and songwriter Ellie Goulding and also included as one of the tracks on Goulding's Halcyon Days (2013), the reissue of her second studio album, Halcyon (2012). The Invisible Men assisted the artists in writing the song.

Background[edit]

In an interview with Capital FM on 9 February 2014, DJ Fresh revealed that he and Goulding had recorded a new version of the song "Flashlight" for single release later in 2014.[2][3]

Music video[edit]

An audio track to accompany the release of "Flashlight" was first released onto YouTube on 6 June 2014 at a total length of three minutes and thirty four seconds.[4]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download[5][6]
No.TitleLength
1."Flashlight" (Radio Edit)3:38

Chart performance[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2014) Peak
position
Belgium Dance (Ultratop Flanders)[7] 17
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[8] 21
Belgium Dance Bubbling Under (Ultratop Flanders)[8] 2
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[9] 36
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[10] 47
UK Indie (Official Charts Company)[11] 1

Release history[edit]

Country Release date Format Label
United Kingdom 23 August 2013 Digital download Polydor

References[edit]