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| Name = I'm Not A Man
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| Album = [[World Peace Is None Of Your Business]]
| {{{Name |<span class="unknown">I'm Not A Man</span>}}}
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| Length = 7:48
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| Writer = Morrissey/Tobias
| Album/Single
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| Producer = [[Joe Chiccarelli]]
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| Recorded = February 2014
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| Release = July 2014
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| Length
 
| {{{Length |<span class="unknown">7:48</span>}}}
 
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| Recorded
 
| {{{Recorded |<span class="unknown">Winter 2014</span>}}}
 
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| Writer
 
| {{{Writer |<span class="unknown">Morrissey/Tobias</span>}}}
 
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| Producer
 
| {{{Producer |<span class="unknown">[[Joe Chiccarelli]]</span>}}}
 
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[[Category:Morrissey Lyrics]]
 
[[Category:Morrissey Lyrics]]
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==Information==
 
==Information==
  
 
'''I'm Not A Man''' is a song that appears on [[Morrissey|Morrissey's]] tenth solo album, ''[[World Peace Is None Of Your Business]]''. The song was produced by [[Joe Chiccarelli]] and co-written by [[Jesse Tobias]].
 
'''I'm Not A Man''' is a song that appears on [[Morrissey|Morrissey's]] tenth solo album, ''[[World Peace Is None Of Your Business]]''. The song was produced by [[Joe Chiccarelli]] and co-written by [[Jesse Tobias]].
 
===Recording===
 
Morrissey began the recording of ''World Peace Is None Of Your Business'' on 1 February 2014 in France with producer Joe Chiccarelli. On 7 March 2014 it was announced that the forthcoming album was finished and provisionally set for a late June/early July release through the Harvest Records label.
 
 
===Release===
 
''World Peace Is None Of Your Business'' was released on 15 July 2014.
 
 
  
 
== Lyrics ==
 
== Lyrics ==
  
 
{{lyrics
 
{{lyrics
|Don Juan
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Picaresque
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Don Juan
Wife beater vest
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picaresque
Cold hand
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wife-beater vest
Ice man
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cold hand
Warring cave man
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ice man
Well if this is what it takes to describe...
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warring caveman
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well, if this is what it takes
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to describe
 
I'm not a man
 
I'm not a man
  
Wheeler, dealer
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Wheeler-dealer
Mover, shaker
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mover-shaker
 
Casanova
 
Casanova
Beefaroni
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Beef-a-roni
A-ho but lonely
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ah, but lonely
Well if this is what it takes to describe...
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well, if this is what it takes
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to describe
 
I'm not a man  
 
I'm not a man  
 
I'm not a man
 
I'm not a man
I'm something much bigger and better than
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I'm something much bigger
A man
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and better than a man
  
 
Wise-ass
 
Wise-ass
 
Smart-ass  
 
Smart-ass  
Workaholic
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workaholic
Thick-skinned
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thick-skinned
Two-fisted hombre, olé
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two-fisted
Well if these are terms you'd use to describe...
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hombre, ole
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well, if these are terms you'd use
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to describe
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oh, I'm shaking!
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look at me - I'm quaking!
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True grit, true blue
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kill crazy!
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so very manly of you!
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you are the soldier
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who won't get much older
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you are the Slow Joe
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who signed up to go
  
Oh, I'm shaking
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Wolf down, wolf down
Look at me
 
I'm quaking
 
True grit
 
True blue
 
Kill crazy
 
So very manly of you
 
You are the soldier
 
Who won't get much older
 
You are the slow Joe
 
Who signed up to go
 
 
 
Wolf down
 
Wolf down
 
 
T-bone steak
 
T-bone steak
Wolf down
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wolf down
Cancer of the prostate
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cancer of the prostate
 
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ways to sit, and of course
Ways to sit  
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ways to stand
And of course
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I'm not a man!
Ways to stand
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I'm not a man!
I'm not a man
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no big fat locker-room
I'm not a man
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hockey-jock laughing
No big fat locker room
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I am not a man!
Hockey jock
 
Laughing
 
I'm not a man  
 
 
I'd never kill or eat an animal
 
I'd never kill or eat an animal
And I never would destroy this planet I'm on
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and I never would destroy
Well, what do you think I am?
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this planet I'm on
A man?
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well ... what do you think I am
 
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... a man?
 
}}
 
}}
 
==Personnel==
 
 
* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
 
* [[Boz Boorer]] - [[Guitarists|Guitars]], QChord, clarinet, sax<br>
 
* [[Jesse Tobias]] - Guitars<br>
 
* [[Solomon Walker]] - [[Bassists|Bass guitar]]<br>
 
* [[Matt Walker]] - [[Drummers|Drums]], tubular bells, percussion<br>
 
* [[Gustavo Manzur]] - [[Keyboardists|Keyboards]], piano, organ, synths, trumpet, accordion, flamenco guitar, didgeridoo, QChord, backing vocals <br>
 
* [[Kristeen Young]] - Backing vocals
 
* Christophe Minck - Harp
 
* [[Producers|Producer]] - [[Joe Chiccarelli]]<br>
 
  
  
 
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Latest revision as of 05:18, 19 August 2021

Cover art. (Original digital cover art including clone stamp).
MORRISSEY song
Name I'm Not A Man
Album/single World Peace Is None Of Your Business
Length 7:48
Writer/composer Morrissey/Tobias
Producer Joe Chiccarelli
Release July 2014
Recorded February 2014


Information

I'm Not A Man is a song that appears on Morrissey's tenth solo album, World Peace Is None Of Your Business. The song was produced by Joe Chiccarelli and co-written by Jesse Tobias.

Lyrics

Don Juan picaresque wife-beater vest cold hand ice man warring caveman well, if this is what it takes to describe I'm not a man

Wheeler-dealer mover-shaker Casanova Beef-a-roni ah, but lonely well, if this is what it takes to describe I'm not a man I'm not a man I'm something much bigger and better than a man

Wise-ass Smart-ass workaholic thick-skinned two-fisted hombre, ole well, if these are terms you'd use to describe oh, I'm shaking! look at me - I'm quaking! True grit, true blue kill crazy! so very manly of you! you are the soldier who won't get much older you are the Slow Joe who signed up to go

Wolf down, wolf down T-bone steak wolf down cancer of the prostate ways to sit, and of course ways to stand I'm not a man! I'm not a man! no big fat locker-room hockey-jock laughing I am not a man! I'd never kill or eat an animal and I never would destroy this planet I'm on well ... what do you think I am ... a man?


Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 44

Morrissey live history:

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