2019 American Music Awards

Liam Gallagher Tweaks the Lyrics of an Oasis Classic for the 2019 EMAs

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Liam Gallagher performs on stage during the MTV EMAs 2019 at FIBES Conference and Exhibition Centre on Nov. 3, 2019 in Seville, Spain. 

At the 2019 EMAs, former Oasis vocalist Liam Gallagher did something outrageous -- he got reflective for a rare, fleeting moment. While the Gallagher Bros. are typically not the most misty-eyed bunch, Liam performed his backward-gazing meditation “Once” from his solo album Why Me? Why Not

Segueing from his new music into an Oasis classic, the Seville, Spain, crowd went wild when he busted out “Wonderwall,” even tweaking the lyrics for his audience, changing “there are many things I’d like to say to you but I don’t know how” to “there are many things I’d like to say to you but I don’t speak Spanish.” The crowd, naturally, helped him out on the chorus, as anyone who has heard the song “Wonderwall” even once is wont to do. 

Watch it below.


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