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MORRISSEY Studio Album
Name 'Ringleader Of The Tormentors'
Release 3 April 2006 (UK)
4 April 2006 (US)
Length 50:05
Recorded Autumn 2005
Forum Music Village Studios, Rome, Italy
Writer/composer Morrissey/Whyte
Morrissey/Tobias
Morrissey/Farrell
Producer Tony Visconti
Art work Fabio Lovino
Vinyl Etching
Publisher Attack Records
Sanctuary Records
Format(s) Vinyl, CD, CD/DVD
Chart position UK #1
US #27
Studio Album chronology
You Are The Quarry
'Ringleader Of The Tormentors'
Years Of Refusal
Singles
Youhavekilledme1.jpgThe-youngest-was-the-most-loved.jpgIn-the-future-when-all's-well.jpgMorrissey-i-just-want-to-see-the-boy-happy-attack.jpg

Information

Ringleader Of The Tormentors is Morrissey's eighth solo album. The album was released on 03 April 2006 by Attack Records. Produced by Tony Visconti and co-written by Alain Whyte, Boz Boorer, and newcomers Jesse Tobias and Michael Farrell, the album yielded four Top 20 singles - You Have Killed Me, The Youngest Was The Most Loved, In The Future When All's Well and I Just Want To See The Boy Happy.

Recording

Release

Track list

CD

UK - [Attack/Sanctuary ATKCD016]
US - [Attack/Sanctuary 86014-2]

  1. I Will See You In Far-Off Places – 4:13 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Dear God Please Help Me – 5:51 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. You Have Killed Me – 3:08 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  4. The Youngest Was The Most Loved – 3:00 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  5. In The Future When All's Well – 3:54 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. The Father Who Must Be Killed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  7. Life Is A Pigsty – 7:22 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  8. I'll Never Be Anybody's Hero Now – 4:14 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  9. On The Streets I Ran – 3:51 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  10. To Me You Are A Work Of Art – 4:02 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  11. I Just Want To See The Boy Happy – 2:59 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  12. At Last I Am Born – 3:33 (Morrissey/Farrell)

Vinyl

[Attack/Sanctuary ATKLP016]

Side A
  1. I Will See You In Far-Off Places – 4:13 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Dear God Please Help Me – 5:51 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. You Have Killed Me – 3:08 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  4. The Youngest Was The Most Loved – 3:00 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  5. In The Future When All's Well – 3:54 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. The Father Who Must Be Killed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
Side B
  1. Life Is A Pigsty – 7:22 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. I'll Never Be Anybody's Hero Now – 4:14 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. On The Streets I Ran – 3:51 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  4. To Me You Are A Work Of Art – 4:02 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  5. I Just Want To See The Boy Happy – 2:59 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. At Last I Am Born – 3:33 (Morrissey/Farrell)


CD/DVD

UK - [Attack/Sanctuary ATKDX016]
US - [Attack/Sanctuary 86015-2]

CD

  1. I Will See You In Far-Off Places – 4:13 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Dear God Please Help Me – 5:51 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. You Have Killed Me – 3:08 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  4. The Youngest Was The Most Loved – 3:00 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  5. In The Future When All's Well – 3:54 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. The Father Who Must Be Killed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  7. Life Is A Pigsty – 7:22 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  8. I'll Never Be Anybody's Hero Now – 4:14 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  9. On The Streets I Ran – 3:51 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  10. To Me You Are A Work Of Art – 4:02 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  11. I Just Want To See The Boy Happy – 2:59 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  12. At Last I am Born – 3:33 (Morrissey/Farrell)


DVD

Personnel

The band

Additional credits

  • Strings - Ennio Morricone
  • Additional string production - Marco Patrigiani
  • Children's Choir director - Rossella Ruini
  • Children's Choir - Giulia D'Andrea
  • Children's Choir - Niccolo Centioni
  • Children's Choir - Laura Adriani
  • Children's Choir - Alice e Ester Diodovich
  • Children's Choir - Marco Lorecchio
  • Children's Choir - Charlotte Patrignani
  • Children's Choir - Gaia e Andrea Baroni
  • Producer - Tony Visconti
  • Photography - Fabio Lovino

Sleeve Artwork