Burning in the Skies is a song by American rock band Linkin Park. It was announced as the album's third single on the 20th of January 2011 and will be released March 21. It is the third single from their fourth studio album, A Thousand Suns, which was released on September 14, 2010.
The official music video is being directed by Joe Hahn. It depicts the final activities of various groups of people, before being caught in the blast radius of what appears to be a nuclear explosion in downtown Los Angeles.