Nowhere Fast Lyrics

The Smiths

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Steven Morrissey, Johnny Marr
album: Track 6 in album Meat Is Murder
release date: 1985-2-11
popularity : 17 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Folk Rock/New Wave/Alternative Rock
length: 2:37
producer: The Smiths
engineer: Stephen Street
lyricist: Morrissey
composer: Johnny Marr

Album Information

label: Rough Trade
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Smiths Meat Is Murder cover art

Lyrics

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I'd like to drop my trousers to the world
I am a man of means, of slender means
Each household appliance
Is like a new science in my town
And if the day came when I felt a natural emotion
I'd get such a shock I'd probably jump in the ocean
And when a train goes by, it's such a sad sound
No, no, no, no, no
It's such a sad thing

I'd like to drop my trousers to the Queen
Every sensible child will know what this means
The poor and the needy
Are selfish and greedy on her terms
And if the day came when I felt a natural emotion

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The Headmaster Ritual
  • 2 Rusholme Ruffians
  • 3 I Want the One I Can’t Have
  • 4 What She Said
  • 5 That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore
  • 6 Nowhere Fast
  • 7 Well I Wonder
  • 8 Barbarism Begins at Home
  • 9 Meat Is Murder