Cemetry Gates

The Smiths

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Steven Morrissey, Johnny Marr
album: Track 5 in album The Queen Is Dead
release date: 1986-6-16
popularity : 19 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Acoustic/Pop Rock/Ballad/Indie Rock/New Wave
length: 2:42
composer: Johnny Marr
lyricist: Morrissey

Album Information

label: Rough Trade
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 5014644600965
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Smiths The Queen Is Dead cover art

Lyrics

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A dreaded sunny day
So I meet you at the cemetry gates
Keats and Yeats are on your side
A dreaded sunny day
So I meet you at the cemetry gates
Keats and Yeats are on your side
While Wilde is on mine

So we go inside and we gravely read the stones
All those people, all those lives
Where are they now?
With loves, and hates
And passions just like mine
They were born
And then they lived

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 The Queen Is Dead
  • 2 Frankly, Mr. Shankly
  • 3 I Know It’s Over
  • 4 Never Had No One Ever
  • 5 Cemetry Gates
  • 6 Bigmouth Strikes Again
  • 7 The Boy With the Thorn in His Side
  • 8 Vicar in a Tutu
  • 9 There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
  • 10 Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others