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The song was released as the first single from the band's sixth album Don't Believe the Truthreleased in May Pressure - Lupe Fiasco - Lupe Fiascos Food & Liquor song was written by Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagherwho has varyingly described the track as "specifically designed for pogoing ", "annoyingly catchy", and the "poppiest thing since " Roll with It "".
Noting the varied influences of the song, Gallagher says that it's "a bit like Gallagher says that the song existed in an early form as a song called "Sing" and dated from the Heathen Chemistry -era. He also says that the title for the final song Lyla - Oasis - Dont Believe The Truth have been "Smiler", but was changed seeing as guitarist Gem Archer 's previous band, Heavy Stereo, also had a song called "Smiler".
Also, he had said that the song is a "love song", being about Sally's sister. Originally claiming that he was not very fond of the song, Noel has said that "Lyla" "isn't even the fifth best track on the album".
The song had existed as a demo since the early recording sessions for the album but was all but forgotten until practically the last minute. It also appeared on the US Bubbling Under Hot chart at number 8, which is roughly equivalent to number on the main Hot chart. Sony's insistence that "Lyla" be released as the first single from the album helped to fuel the tension between the band and their record label, which led to Oasis not renewing their contract with the record label following the release of Don't Believe the Truth.
The video features a woman in a flat being harassed by two men, whom she eventually has leave. Shortly after, a hole in a wall in her flat opens and she walks through it and finds herself at a masquerade ball where Oasis are performing the song.
The woman eventually leaves and returns to her flat, where she looks out her window and sees the words "Don't Believe The Truth" on a line of garages outside. When performing on the UK music chart show Top of the PopsLiam, who was forced to mime to the music, made no secret of the fact, walking away from the microphone with his mouth closed mid-way through lines that he was supposedly 'singing'.
It would be Liam's last performance on the programme before its demise in late However, Lyla - Oasis - Dont Believe The Truth and the rest of the band would return in August to perform " The Importance of Being Idle " and later in to perform their last ever released single " Falling Down ". The song is included on Oasis' compilation album Stop the Clocks.
It is also included in FIFA Blueside - Various - Ear Candy 4 as a track. Paquito - Los Enemigos - La Vida Mata performed the song for the first time as a solo artist at Hackney Round Chapel where the music video to "Lyla" was filmed on 5 June The video lasts for and is accessed by highlighting the word 'Credits' on the main menu, then pressing right until you see the name Zak appear.
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