Born To Be A Dancer

Album: Employment (2005)
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Songfacts®:

  • The lyric, "You're hanging with a crowd. A load of cheats and liars," was taken from the Channel 4 comedy Father Ted. Ricky Wilson explained to NME: "There's a line in Father Ted where he's at an awards ceremony for priest of the year or something and he's going 'and now, moving on to cheats and liars.'"

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