"Burn It Down" is a song by American rock band Linkin Park. The song was released to radio stations, as well as a digital download, on April 16, , as the lead single from their fifth studio album Living Things. The song was written by the band and produced by co-lead vocalist Mike Shinoda and Rick Rubin, who. Burn It Down Lyrics: The cycle repeated / As explosions broke in the sky / All that I needed / Was the one thing I couldn't find / And you were there at the turn / Waiting to let me know / We're. Lyrics to "Burn It Down" song by Linkin Park: The cycle repeated As explosions broke in the sky All that I needed Was the one thing I couldn't fin.