"Scars" is a song by British singer-songwriter James Bay from his debut studio album Chaos and the Calm (2015). It was released exclusively to digital retailers on 8 January 2015 by Republic Records. The song is to be released in September as the third single from Bay's debut studio album Chaos and the Calm (2015). An audio video supporting the song was also uploaded on 8 January 2015. The song was written by Bay himself and produced by Jacquire King. On 17 August 2015, it was announced as the album's third single.
The song was released on 8 January 2015. Prior to this, it was also immediately available buy pre-ordering his debut studio album Chaos and the Calm, which was released on 23 March 2015.