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The Beautiful South

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Dave Rotheray, Paul Heaton
album: Track in album Painting It Red
release date: 2000-10-9
popularity : 39 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Pop Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:46
producer: Paul Heaton and Jon Kelly
mixer: John Brough, Jon Kelly and Paul Heaton
engineer: John Brough
composer: Paul Heaton, Dave Rotheray
lyricist: Paul Heaton

Album Information

label: Mercury Records
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 731454826624
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Beautiful South Painting It Red cover art

Lyrics

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No one wrote a song for me
Just instrumental not too long
As sure as sure could ever be
You'd only get the lyrics wrong

No solo Chet Baker ever played
lowered me slowly to my grave
The prose that Keats and Yates would save
was for King and Queen not knave

I have no poem that describes my charm
No story told that's short and sweet
I have no hymn, I have no psalm
This song I have it has no beat
Yes it has no beat
No one wrote a song for me
Just instrumental not too long
As sure as sure could ever be
You'd only get the lyrics wrong

No solo Chet Baker ever played
lowered me slowly to my grave
The prose that Keats and Yates would save
was for King and Queen not knave

I have no poem that describes my charm
No story told that's short and sweet
I have no hymn, I have no psalm
This song I have it has no beat
Yes it has no beat

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Who's Gonna Tell?
  • 2 Closer Than Most
  • 3 Just Checkin'
  • 4 Hit Parade
  • 5 Masculine Eclipse
  • 6 'til You Can't Tuck It In
  • 7 If We Crawl
  • 8 Tupperware Queen
  • 9 Half-Hearted Get (Is Second Best)
  • 10 White Teeth
    CD 2
  • 1 The River
  • 2 Baby Please Go
  • 3 You Can Call Me Leisure
  • 4 Final Spark
  • 5 10,000 Feet
  • 6 Hot on the Heels of Heartbreak
  • 7 The Mediterranean
  • 8 A Little Piece of Advice
  • 9 Property Quiz
  • 10 Chicken Wings