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- Song Name: Lonely Boy
- Artist Name / Band Name: The Black Keys
- Produced By: The Black Keys & Danger Mouse
- Album Name: El Camino
- Release Date: October 26, 2011
- Genre: Rock
- Record Label: Nonesuch Records
- Written By: Danger Mouse, Patrick Carney & Dan Auerbach
- Performance: Peaked at No.
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The Black Keys – Lonely Boy Review
The song “Lonely Boy” is taken from The Black Keys’ seventh studio album “El Camino”. It was released on 26 October, 2011 by Nonesuch Records. It was produced by The Black Keys and Danger Mouse, and was written by Patrick Carney, Dan Auerbach and Brian Burton.
The song received mixed reviews from music critics. “Rolling Stone” noted that “Annoyed wish is the song’s ostensible type however for Keys lovers , this really is a clear hit of quick satisfaction”. Kitty Empire of “The Observer” noted that “It’s difficult to withstand the taut and attractive song”.
“Lonely Boy” peaked at number 80 on the UK Singles chart, at number 1 on the Billboard Rock Songs, at number 64 on the Billboard Hot 100, at number 2 on the ARIA Singles chart, at number 1 on the Canadian Active Rock chart, at number 33 on the French Singles chart, at number 44 on the Irish Singles chart, at number 7 on the RIANZ Singles chart, at number 33 on the Canadian Hot 100 chart and at number 80 on the Mega Single Top 100.