Death of a Disco Dancer

Album: Strangeways, Here We Come (1987)
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  • The death of a disco dancer
    Well, it happens a lot 'round here
    And if you think Peace
    Is a common goal
    That goes to show
    How little you know

    The death of a disco dancer
    Well, I'd rather not get involved
    I never talk to my neighbour
    I'd rather not get involved
    Oh

    Love, peace and harmony?
    Love, peace and harmony?
    Oh, very nice
    Very nice
    Very nice
    Very nice
    But maybe in the next world

    Love, peace and harmony?
    Love, peace and harmony?
    Oh, very nice
    Very nice
    Very nice
    Very nice
    Very nice
    But maybe in the next world
    Maybe in the next world
    Maybe in the next world

    Oh, love, peace and harmony?
    Love, peace and harmony?
    Oh, very nice
    Very nice
    Very nice
    Oh, but maybe in the next world
    Maybe in the next world
    (In the next world, in the next world, in the next world)
    (In the next world, in the next world, in the next world)
    The next world, the next world
    Oh

    The death of a disco dancer
    The death of a disco dancer
    The death of a disco dancer Writer/s: JOHNNY MARR, STEVEN MORRISSEY
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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Comments: 1

  • Mathewh386@gmail.com from Manchester in 1986 a 19 year old clubber, Christian Joyce choked ro death on a Hamburger at Royale's Nightclub, Wythenshawe, Manchester, I studied design with Chris 3 years earlier, The incident was reported in the local oress and some national newspapers with a strong emphasis on the fact that he tried to get people to help him as he was choking, unfortunately most people thought he was pilled off his face, drunk or, as was quoted in the press "We would rather not get involved" Morrissey, not one to let a story go unused took the story and spinned it out into Death of a Disco Dancer.
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