In an interview with Spin , Gallagher said "I think Ryan Adams is the only person who ever got that song right. In late , Gallagher accused Green Day of 'ripping off' "Wonderwall", saying "If you listen, you'll find it is exactly the same arrangement as "Wonderwall". They should have the decency to wait until I am dead [before stealing my songs]. I, at least, pay the people I steal from that courtesy". Paul Anka covered the song on his swing album Rock Swings , released in American rapper Jay-Z often has his crowds sing "Wonderwall" after his song " Jockin' Jay-Z ",  which includes a reference to Noel Gallagher's criticism of the rapper's involvement in the typically rock-centric Glastonbury Festival in It launched a war of words between Jay Z and Oasis, with Oasis' rhythm guitarist Gem Archer describing Jay Z's actions as akin to an "eight-year-old girl.
The song has been adopted by Manchester City FC as their anthem both Noel and Liam Gallagher are fans of Manchester City ; and is played by the public address system at the City of Manchester Stadium following every victory.
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Noel Gallagher has given conflicting stories of who this song is about. Gallagher claimed that he felt obligated to say that the song was about Matthews because they were together at the time, but felt free to reveal what it was really about after their divorce.
I, at least, pay the people I steal from that courtesy. Neither Gallagher is fond of it. Liam hated it from the beginning and claims that he gags every time he has to play it, and Noel resents that most fans view it as Oasis' best song:. A wonderwall can be anything. We'll have things fixed soon. Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube. More on Genius.
Backbeat the word was on the street That the fire in your heart is out I'm sure you've heard it all before But you never really had a doubt I don't believe that anybody Feels the way I do about you now.
And all the roads we have to walk are winding And all the lights that lead us there are blinding There are many things that I would like to say to you But I don't know how. Because maybe You're gonna be the one that saves me And after all You're my wonderwall. Today was gonna be the day But they'll never throw it back to you By now you should've somehow Realized what you're not to do I don't believe that anybody Feels the way I do about you now.
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