Ultravox - The Man Who Dies Every Day Lyrics

Ultravox Ha! Ha! Ha! cover art
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Someone stood beside me for a moments in the rain

A silhouette, a cigarette and a gesture of disdain
I felt a dark door open, saw a sudden ghost come through
A spark leap from my fingertip and I knew it must be you

Ain't you the man who dies every day?
You're the man who dies every day
You're the man

We never saw you walk in, we never saw you leave
You flick the ashes off a lap on everybody's sleeve
You always play that funny pack of cards without an ace
And every street you ever walked is mapped out on your face

'Cause you're the man who dies every day
You're the man who dies every day
You're the man

You always kept a sunset behind your lonely shoulder
You never showed on photographs and you never grew much older
You flicker like a shaky shadow, moving like a thief
You never drop your facade and you never seek relief

'Cause you're the man who dies every day
You're the man who dies every day
You're the man who dies every day
You're the man who dies every day
You're the man
Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 ROckwrok
  • 2 The Frozen Ones
  • 3 Fear in the Western World
  • 4 Distant Smile
  • 5 The Man Who Dies Every Day
  • 6 Artificial Life
  • 7 While I’m Still Alive
  • 8 Hiroshima Mon Amour


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Christopher Thomas Allen, Dennis Leigh, Steven Shears, Warren Reginald Cann, William Currie
    album: Track 5 in album Ha! Ha! Ha!
    release date: 1977-10-14
    popularity : 32 users have visited this page.
    length: 4:12
    writer: Ultravox
    Album Information
    label: Island
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin