Who Sang The Prisoner? Tears for Fears

Tears For Fears The Hurting cover art

Some other versions of "The Prisoner"
writers: Roland Orzabal
release date: 1983-3-7
genres: Electronic Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Synth-pop
length: 2:56
producer: Ross Cullum and Chris Hughes
membranophone: Manny Elias
conductor: Chris Hughes
vocal: Curt Smith
performer: Phil Palmer and Ross Cullum
guitar: Roland Orzabal
keyboard: Ian Stanley, Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith
percussion: Chris Hughes
programming: Chris Hughes, Manny Elias, Roland Orzabal and Ian Stanley
bass guitar: Curt Smith
Here behind the wall
I feel so small
Breathing but not perceiving
Here anger is me
Love sets me free
Feeling and not believing

Here in my mind
Biding my time
Waiting but not relating
Here anger is me
Love sets me free
The prisoner is now escaping

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The Hurting
  • 2 Mad World
  • 3 Pale Shelter
  • 4 Ideas as Opiates
  • 5 Memories Fade
  • 6 Suffer the Children
  • 7 Watch Me Bleed
  • 8 Change
  • 9 The Prisoner
  • 10 Start of the Breakdown

  • Album Information
    label: Phonogram
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin