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I had tried to be his guide
 
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When he was born I was too young
 
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In Istanbul
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Give him back to me
 
Oh, Istanbul
 
Oh, Istanbul
 
Give me back my brown-eyed son
 
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Moonlight jumping through the trees
 
Moonlight jumping through the trees
 
Sunken eyes avoiding me
 
Sunken eyes avoiding me
 
From dawn to dusk the hunt is on
 
From dawn to dusk the hunt is on
 
The father searches for the son
 
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In Istanbul
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Give him back to me
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Oh, Istanbul
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Give me back my brown-eyed son
  
 
On secret streets in disbelief
 
On secret streets in disbelief
 
Little shadow shows the lead
 
Little shadow shows the lead
Prostitutes stylish and blonde
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Prostitutes; stylish and blonde
 
In amongst them you are one
 
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Oh, what have I done?
 
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Revision as of 16:00, 19 May 2014

Digital download cover art
MORRISSEY Single
Name Istanbul
Release 20 May 2014 (Digital Download)
Length 4:41
Recorded Winter 2014
Writer/composer Morrissey/Boorer
Producer Joe Chiccarelli
Art work
Vinyl Etching
Publisher Harvest Records
Format(s) Digital Download
Chart position UK #
Single chronology
World Peace Is None Of Your Business
Istanbul
Earth Is The Loneliest Planet

Information

Track list

Digital Download

  1. Istanbul – 4:41 (Morrissey/Boorer)

Lyrics

When he first cried

His mother died I had tried to be his guide When he was born I was too young The father searches for the son

In Istanbul Give him back to me Oh, Istanbul Give me back my brown-eyed son

Moonlight jumping through the trees Sunken eyes avoiding me From dawn to dusk the hunt is on The father searches for the son

In Istanbul Give him back to me Oh, Istanbul Give me back my brown-eyed son

On secret streets in disbelief Little shadow shows the lead Prostitutes; stylish and blonde In amongst them you are one Oh, what have I done?

Rolling breathless off the tongue The vicious street gang slang I lean into a box of pine Identify the kid as mine

Istanbul Istanbul

Personnel

Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 114

Morrissey live history:

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