"Don't Look Back into the Sun" is the fourth single released by The Libertines. NME magazine awarded it single of the week upon its release. It was released as a single only, therefore not appearing on any albums.
In May 2007, NME magazine placed "Don't Look Back into the Sun" at number 5 in its list of the 50 Greatest Indie Anthems Ever, one place ahead of The Libertines' "Time for Heroes". In October 2011, NME placed it at number 71 on its list "150 Best Tracks of the Past 15 Years".