I Never Learn

Watch Lykke Li Cover Drake In London

Having already spent much of the last five months on the road, Lykke Li is still out touring in brief stints. Per Pitchfork, the singer brought more than just her own brooding tunes to the Hammersmith Apollo in London; she also covered fellow occasional moody crooner Drake’s “Hold On We’re Going Home.” Check out a video of her […]

Lykke Li Is Still Lonely In The “Gunshot” Video, Despite The Bikers And Twerkers

Lykke Li‘s stunning new album I Never Learn, is a heartbreaking one. I’ve gone on about this before, but it’s just that distressing. Someone give her a hug and a puppy. A sense of foreboding continues in the video for “Gunshot,” an artsy take on either the apocalypse or a Wal-Mart parking lot. Lykke Li, […]

Lykke Li Adds To Lengthy Schedule With North American ‘I Never Learn’ Tour

The album cycle for Lykke Li‘s latest rolls on. Following the release of I Never Learn just over a month ago on Atlantic Records, the Swedish songstress has announced a tour of the same name. Following several standard summer festival dates, Lykke Li will come over to North America for a tour of, per the poster, 13 dates. […]

Album Stream: Lykke Li – ‘I Never Learn’

We’ve been talking about Lykke Li‘s highly-anticipated I Never Learn since it was announced in February, taking you through “heart-wrenching” videos and rap-remixes of the loneliest and most forlorn of lamentations. It has all led to this moment, with the whole album now streaming via NPR’s First Listen. “[T]he final installment in a conceptual trilogy,” it promises to […]

A$AP Rocky Hops On Lykke Li’s “No Rest For The Wicked”

In accord with the new tradition of trendy pop acts and hip rappers hooking up for fresh takes on new tracks, Lykke Li has released a version of “No Rest for the Wicked” featuring some heavy lifting from A$AP Rocky. Rocky hits the track early and late, introducing it before disappearing until his major verse at […]

Stream Lykke Li’s New Single, “Gunshot”

Indie songstress Lykke Li has released her third single, “Gunshot,” off her upcoming third studio album today. The single takes more of a sodden pop route, tracing heartbroken lyrics out in a pretty produced, anthemic piece of sweeping vocals and sturdy guitar work. All in all, it sounds in line with her other work while ditching […]

Get Bummed With Lykke Li’s New Video For “No Rest For The Wicked”

So Lykke Li dropped a new song bearing the title “No Rest For the Wicked” last month and, like the very worst of the snarky internet commenter crowd, I made Cage the Elephant jokes. Now, after watching the video for that same song, I feel pretty terrible about myself. The loneliness that Lykke Li laments on […]

Lykke Li Laments Breaking Hearts On “No Rest For The Wicked”

Besides creating certain bigger news items this month – a video for “Love Me Like I’m Not Made of Stone,” a song titled “Du är den ende” from the crime thriller she herself is starring in – Lykke Li also quietly posted the link to a website featuring lyrics to a song called “No Rest for […]

Hear the New Lykke Li Song “Du är den ende” From Crime Thriller ‘Tommy’

She sings, she dances, she acts. Swedish singerLykke Li is a jack of all trades, and she’s set out to prove so by starring in a new Swedish crime thriller called Tommy. In addition to acting in the film, she’s also contributed a song to the soundtrack called “Du är den ende” (because putting out […]

Lykke Li Shares Music Video For “Love Me Like I’m Not Made Of Stone”

Following the announcement of her third full-length record, I Never Learn, which is due out May 5 via Atlantic Records, Sweden’s Lykke Li, has unveiled the first single and music video leading up to the album’s release. “Love Me Like I’m Not Made Of Stone” is a heart-wrenching offering, one of Lykke Li’s most poignant […]

Lykke Li Announces New Album, Shares Teaser

The forever mispronounced Swedish songstress, Lykke Li, is set to release her third LP in a trilogy following 2008′s Youth Novels and 2011′s Wounded Rhymes, two stellar, overlooked releases. The trilogy’s third installment, titled I Never Learn, will be released on May 5 via Atlantic Records. In a recent interview with NME, Lykke Li explained, […]