As the band explains; “This is a mile stone record for White Lies. It marks our decade as a band, which has pushed us to expand our sound and reach new territory artistically - it marks the start of a new and exciting chapter for us"
More complex and bolder than its four predecessors with the addition of personal and-at-
times intimate lyrics of bassist and primary songwriter Charles Cave, Five provides a
confident stride forward as Cave concludes (somewhat tongue-in cheek), “I guess it’s true what they say, Five really IS the magic number.”