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Strangeways, Here We Come LP

The Smiths
Strangeways, Here We Come

Strangeways, Here We Come is the fourth and final studio album by the English rock band the Smiths. Released on 28 September 1987 by Rough Trade Records, it reached number two on the UK Albums Chart, staying in the chart for 17 weeks. All of the songs were composed by Johnny Marr, with lyrics written and sung by Morrissey. The album was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry on 1 October 1987 and also by the Recording Industry Association of America on 19 September 1990.

Slant Magazine listed the album at No. 69 on its list of "Best Albums of the 1980s", saying, "Whether or not Strangeways, Here We Come ended the Smiths' brief career with their best album has been the subject of considerable debate for nearly a quarter century, but it definitively stands as the band's most lush, richest work."

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Summary
Strangeways, Here We Come is the fourth and final studio album by the English rock band the Smiths. Released on 28 September 1987 by Rough Trade Records, it reached number two on the UK Albums Chart, staying in the chart for 17 weeks. All of the songs were composed by Johnny Marr, with lyrics written and sung by Morrissey. The album was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry on 1 October 1987 and also by the Recording Industry Association of America on 19 September 1990. Slant Magazine listed the album at No. 69 on its list of "Best Albums of the 1980s", saying, "Whether or not Strangeways, Here We Come ended the Smiths' brief career with their best album has been the subject of considerable debate for nearly a quarter century, but it definitively stands as the band's most lush, richest work."
Track List
SIDE A:
A Rush And A Push And The Land Is Ours (2011 Remastered Version)
I Started Something I Couldn't Finish (2011 Remastered Version)
Death Of A Disco Dancer (2011 Remastered Version)
Girlfriend In A Coma (2011 Remastered Version)
Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before (2011 Remastered Version)

SIDE B:
Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me (2011 Remastered Version)
Unhappy Birthday (2011 Remastered Version)
Paint A Vulgar Picture (2011 Remastered Version)
Death At One's Elbow (2011 Remastered Version)
I Won't Share You (2011 Remastered Version)

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