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[[File:Wpinoyb single.jpg | thumb | right | Digital download cover art]]
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[[File:Wpinoyb single.jpg | thumb | right | Digital download cover art including clone stamp.]]
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[[File:Wp_10.jpg | thumb | right | 10" white label 4-track EP]]
 
{{Discobox
 
{{Discobox
 
| Name = The Bullfighter Dies
 
| Name = The Bullfighter Dies
 
| Total Length = 2:03
 
| Total Length = 2:03
| Recorded = Winter 2014
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| Recorded = February 2014
 
| Writer = Morrissey/Tobias
 
| Writer = Morrissey/Tobias
 
| Producer = [[Joe Chiccarelli]]
 
| Producer = [[Joe Chiccarelli]]
| Art =  
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| Art = Credited to Donnie Knutson
| Vinyl Etching =  
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| Vinyl Etching = Not applicable
 
| Publisher = [[Harvest Records]]
 
| Publisher = [[Harvest Records]]
 
| Format =  Digital Download
 
| Format =  Digital Download
 
| Release =  17 June 2014  (Digital Download)
 
| Release =  17 June 2014  (Digital Download)
| Chart = UK -
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| Chart = UK - did not chart
 
| Type = Single
 
| Type = Single
 
| Previous = Earth Is The Loneliest Planet
 
| Previous = Earth Is The Loneliest Planet
 
| PreviousLink = Earth Is The Loneliest Planet (single)
 
| PreviousLink = Earth Is The Loneliest Planet (single)
| Next =  
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| Next = Kiss Me A Lot
| NextLink =
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| NextLink = Kiss Me A Lot (single)
 
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'''The Bullfighter Dies''' was the fourth single released off [[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]].
 
'''The Bullfighter Dies''' was the fourth single released off [[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===
 
===Release===
 
''The Bullfighter Dies'' was released as a digital single on 17 June 2014.
 
''The Bullfighter Dies'' was released as a digital single on 17 June 2014.
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It was included on a limited edition 4-track white label 10" EP released 07 July 2014.<ref name="ms20140701"/>
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[http://web.archive.org/web/20150111160710/http://true-to-you.net/morrissey_news_150108_01 The Bullfighter Dies / single] - post on true-to-you.net (08 Jan 2015)
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The 45 pictured below was scheduled for global release by Harvest, but scrapped by Steve Barnett at the last minute. The b-side was the original French mix of the song ''One of Our Own''.
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File:The_bullfighter_dies_01.jpg
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File:The_bullfighter_dies_02.jpg
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Note: "Scandinavia" (French mix) is listed as the b-side on the included image, which matches the [http://www.morrissey-solo.com/content/2035-World-Peace-singles-with-French-mix-b-sides-on-amazon-fr listing of the aborted releases on Amazon.fr]. <ref name="ms20150108"/> The other supposed vinyl singles included "Istanbul", "Kiss Me A Lot" and "Neal Cassady Drops Dead", featuring French mixes of "Smiler With Knife" and "Art-hounds", along with the aforementioned "Scandinavia".
  
 
==Track list==
 
==Track list==
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{{lyrics
 
{{lyrics
|Mad in Madrid
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Ill in Seville
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Mad in Madrid
Lonely in Barcelona
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ill in Seville
Then someone told you and you cheer
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lonely in Barcelona
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then someone told you
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and you cheered
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"Hooray, hooray
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the bullfighter dies
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hooray, hooray
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the bullfighter dies
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and nobody cries
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because we all want the bull to survive"
  
Hooray, hooray
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Gaga in Malaga
The bullfighter dies
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no mercy in Murcia
Hooray, hooray
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mental in Valencia
The bullfighter dies
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then someone tells you
And nobody cries
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and you cheer
Nobody cries
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"hooray, hooray
Because we all want the bull to survive
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the bullfighter dies
 
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hooray, hooray
Gaga in Málaga
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the bullfighter dies
No mercy in Murcia
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and nobody cries
Mental in Valencia
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because we all want the bull to survive."
Then someone tells you and you cheer
 
 
 
Hooray, hooray
 
The bullfighter dies
 
Hooray, hooray
 
The bullfighter dies
 
And nobody cries
 
Nobody cries
 
Because we all want the bull to survive
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
==Personnel==
 
 
* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
 
* [[Boz Boorer]] - [[Guitarists|Guitars]]<br>
 
* [[Jesse Tobias]] - Guitars<br>
 
* [[Solomon Walker]] - [[Bassists|Bass guitar]]<br>
 
* [[Matt Walker]] - [[Drummers|Drums]]<br>
 
* [[Gustavo Manzur]] - [[Keyboardists|Keyboards]]<br>
 
* [[Producers|Producer]] - [[Joe Chiccarelli]]<br>
 
  
 
==Music Video==
 
==Music Video==
[[Video:The_Bullfighter_Dies_-_promo|640px]]
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<vimeo>https://vimeo.com/97460386</vimeo>
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===Credits===
 
===Credits===
 
* Directed by [[Natalie Johns]]
 
* Directed by [[Natalie Johns]]
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== References ==
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<ref name="ms20140701">{{cite |
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title="World Peace Is None Your Business" [10 Inch Vinyl Indie Exclusive] 4 track EP released (July 7, 2014) | desc=Forum post | date=2014-07-01 | auth=www.thesmithschile.cl | pub=Morrissey-solo | url=http://www.morrissey-solo.com/content/1914-World-Peace-Is-None-Your-Business-10-Inch-Vinyl-Indie-Exclusive-4-track-EP-released-(July-1-2014) | dom=morrissey-solo.com | type=ext }}
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<ref name="ms20150108">{{cite |
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title="TTY: The Bullfighter Dies - single | desc=Forum post | date=2015-01-08 | auth=Morran | pub=Morrissey-solo | url=http://www.morrissey-solo.com/content/2308-TTY-The-Bullfighter-Dies-single | dom=morrissey-solo.com | type=ext }}
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Latest revision as of 19:04, 15 October 2021

Digital download cover art including clone stamp.
10" white label 4-track EP
MORRISSEY Single
Name The Bullfighter Dies
Release 17 June 2014 (Digital Download)
Length 2:03
Recorded February 2014
Writer/composer Morrissey/Tobias
Producer Joe Chiccarelli
Art work Credited to Donnie Knutson
Vinyl Etching Not applicable
Publisher Harvest Records
Format(s) Digital Download
Chart position UK - did not chart
Single chronology
Earth Is The Loneliest Planet
The Bullfighter Dies
Kiss Me A Lot

Information

The Bullfighter Dies was the fourth single released off 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.

Release

The Bullfighter Dies was released as a digital single on 17 June 2014.

It was included on a limited edition 4-track white label 10" EP released 07 July 2014.[1]

The Bullfighter Dies / single - post on true-to-you.net (08 Jan 2015)

The 45 pictured below was scheduled for global release by Harvest, but scrapped by Steve Barnett at the last minute. The b-side was the original French mix of the song One of Our Own.

Note: "Scandinavia" (French mix) is listed as the b-side on the included image, which matches the listing of the aborted releases on Amazon.fr. [2] The other supposed vinyl singles included "Istanbul", "Kiss Me A Lot" and "Neal Cassady Drops Dead", featuring French mixes of "Smiler With Knife" and "Art-hounds", along with the aforementioned "Scandinavia".

Track list

Digital Download

  1. The Bullfighter Dies – 2:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)

Lyrics

Mad in Madrid ill in Seville lonely in Barcelona then someone told you and you cheered "Hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies and nobody cries because we all want the bull to survive"

Gaga in Malaga no mercy in Murcia mental in Valencia then someone tells you and you cheer "hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies and nobody cries because we all want the bull to survive."

Music Video

Credits

Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 217

Morrissey live history:

... further results


Appears On



References

  1. www.thesmithschile.cl. (2014-07-01). "World Peace Is None Your Business" [10 Inch Vinyl Indie Exclusive] 4 track EP released (July 7, 2014). Morrissey-solo. Retrieved from morrissey-solo.com.
  2. Morran. (2015-01-08). "TTY: The Bullfighter Dies - single. Morrissey-solo. Retrieved from morrissey-solo.com.

Discogs Information

Credits

Notes

Release in plastic sleeve with album artwork picture insert.

Images

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Wikipedia Information

"The Bullfighter Dies" is a song by English singer Morrissey. It is the seventh track on his World Peace Is None of Your Business album and was released as the fourth single off the album via digital download on 17 June 2014, through Harvest and Capitol Records. On 8 January 2015, Morrissey advised fans that a 45 of "The Bullfighter Dies" was scheduled for a global release by Harvest, but was scrapped by Steve Barnett at the last minute. The B-side was to be the original French mix of the song "One of Our Own".Due to changes in global music consumption, the physical versions of the first four singles from this album were released together as one 10" vinyl.

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