and the United States, and number 11 in the United Kingdom. Lonely Boy is a song by American rock band The Black Keys. It is the opening track from their 2011 studio album El Camino and was released as the record's lead single on October 26, 2011.
2, the single was accompanied by a popular one-shot music video of a man dancing and lip-synching the lyrics. But for Keys fans, this is a clean hit of instant gratification." 21 Its review of El Camino praised the song's arrangement, particularly the "sugar-crusted keyboard" that, along with the chorus, "changes the swampy chug into a seductive singalong". In a disclaimer, the Lonely Island says the song they were asked to write was scrapped because it was financially and logistically impossible and in some ways past thats true.