"Girls & Boys" was released as the lead single from the band's third album Parklife, on 7 March 1994. Charting at number five in the UK Singles Charts, "Girls & Boys" was Blur's first top 5 hit. In the United States, it reached number fifty-nine on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart and number four on the Modern Rock songs chart.
The video, directed by Kevin Godley, featured Blur performing this song to a backdrop of…
Street's like a jungle
So call the police
Following the herd
Down to Greece, on holiday