You're a Lie

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"You're a Lie"
Slash You're A Lie.jpg
Single by Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators
from the album Apocalyptic Love
Released February 27, 2012
Format Digital download
Recorded 2011-12
Genre Hard rock
Length 3:50
Label Dik Hayd International
Songwriter(s) Slash and Myles Kennedy
Producer(s) Eric Valentine
Slash singles chronology
"You're a Lie"
"Standing in the Sun"
"You're a Lie"
"Standing in the Sun"
Myles Kennedy singles chronology
"Back from Cali"
(2010) Back from Cali2010
"You're a Lie"
(2012) You're a Lie2012
"Standing in the Sun"
(2012) Standing in the Sun2012

"You're a Lie" is a song by Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators. It is the lead single from Slash's 2012 album, Apocalyptic Love. The song peaked at #1 on the Canadian Active Rock chart for five weeks straight.


The song has received mixed reviews from critics. Will Hermes of Rolling Stone gave the song a rating of 2 1/2 out of 5 stars.[1] Amy Sciarretto of Loudwire gave the song a 4 out of 5 rating, describing the song as "a rowdy, bluesy rocker, anchored by Slash’s signature riffing and style." [2]


Chart (2012) Peak
Canadian Hot 100[3] 80
Canadian Active Rock Chart[4] 1
Polish Singles Chart[5] 48
U.S. Billboard Rock Songs[6] 12



  1. ^ "Slash "You're a Lie"". Rolling Stone. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Slash, ‘You’re a Lie’ – Song Review". Loudwire. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Slash Album & Song Chart History – Canadian Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Active Rock - May 22, 2012". America's Music Charts. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Polish Singles Chart |". 
  6. ^ "Slash Album & Song Chart History – Rock Songs". Billboard. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 

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