"Somewhere Only We Know" is a song composed by English alternative rock band, Keane. It is the opening track on their debut studio album, "Hopes and Fears" (2004). It has been covered by several artists, including in 2013 by Lily Allen: her cover version was used as the soundtrack to the Christmas advertising campaign for the UK department store, John Lewis, and reached number 1 in the UK charts. Contrary to popular belief, "Somewhere Only We Know" is most likely not about lovers. Read more on Last.fm.