Success? Song Lyrics

Napalm Death

Napalm Death Scum cover art
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Climb the ladder, your security
Upward social mobility

Consume the lies "It's what you need"
Vicious circle of mindless greed

Where is your success gained from?
What of the lives you're shat upon?
Caught in the web you'll play the game
An artificial life but who's to blame?

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Multinational Corporations
  • 2 Instinct of Survival
  • 3 The Kill
  • 4 Scum
  • 5 Caught... in a Dream
  • 6 Polluted Minds
  • 7 Sacrificed
  • 8 Siege of Power
  • 9 Control
  • 10 Born on Your Knees
  • 11 Human Garbage
  • 12 You Suffer
  • 13 Life?
  • 14 Prison Without Walls
  • 15 Point of No Return
  • 16 Negative Approach
  • 17 Success?
  • 18 Deceiver
  • 19 C.S.
  • 20 Parasites
  • 21 Pseudo Youth
  • 22 Divine Death
  • 23 As the Machine Rolls On
  • 24 Common Enemy
  • 25 Moral Crusade
  • 26 Stigmatised
  • 27 M.A.D.
  • 28 Dragnet


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: David Bowie, Iggy Pop, Ricky Gardner
    album: Track 17 in album Scum
    release date: 1987
    popularity : 74 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Thrash/Hardcore/Grindcore
    length: 1:09
    producer: Napalm Death, Unseen Terror and Digby Pearson
    drums: Mick Harris
    lead vocals: Lee Dorrian
    vocal: Lee Dorrian
    background vocals: Mick Harris
    guitar: Bill Steer
    bass guitar: Jim Whitely
    engineer: Mick Ivory
    composer: Napalm Death
    lyricist: Jim Whitely

    Album Information

    label: Earache Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin