Soaking up the Miami sun! Singer Ellie Goulding took a break from her busy world tour to relax on the beach in Miami for the day. The «Love Me Like You Do» singer donned a hot pink bikini as she chatted with friends in Miami Beach on April 26, 2016.
In 2010, she became the second artist to top the BBC’s annual Sound of… poll and win the Critics’ Choice Award at the Brit Awards in the same year. She released her debut studio album, Lights, in 2010; it debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and has sold over 850,000 copies in the UK. Her cover of Elton John’s «Your Song» reached number two in the UK in December 2010 and on 29 April 2011 she performed the song at the wedding reception of Prince William and Catherine Middleton at Buckingham Palace. The album’s title track, «Lights», was released in the US in March 2011, and peaked at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100.