Laura (Bat for Lashes song)

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Single by Bat for Lashes
from the album The Haunted Man
Released 24 July 2012 (2012-07-24)
Format download
Recorded 2010-2012
Genre Baroque pop
Length 4:27
Label Parlophone
Songwriter(s) Natasha Khan, Justin Parker
Producer(s) Natasha Khan
Bat for Lashes singles chronology
"Sleep Alone"
"All Your Gold"
"Sleep Alone"
"All Your Gold"

"Laura" is a song by English recording artist Bat for Lashes for her third studio album The Haunted Man (2012). It was written by Natasha Khan and British songwriter Justin Parker. It received positive reactions from fans when Khan played it at a string of European festival dates. The song received its radio debut on 22 July 2012 on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show as "Hottest Record in the World" and was made available as an instant download to people who pre-ordered the album on iTunes.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video premiered on Bat for Lashes' official Vevo channel on 23 July 2012.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Laura" 4:27

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[3] 90
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[4] 144

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format
United Kingdom 23 July 2012 Parlophone digital download


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