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[[Category:Morrissey Lyrics]]
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[[File:Last-Of-The-Famous_International_Playboys.jpg | thumb | right | Cover art]]
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[[File:Playboys2013.jpg | thumb | right | Reissue cover art]]
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[[File:Playboys2013digital.jpg | thumb | right | Reissue cover art (Digital)]]
 
{{Discobox
 
{{Discobox
| Name =  
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| Name = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
| Total Length =  
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| Total Length = 3:40
 
| Recorded =  
 
| Recorded =  
| Writer = Morrissey/
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| Writer = Morrissey/Street
| Producer = [[]]
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| Producer = [[Stephen Street]]
 
| Mastered =  
 
| Mastered =  
| Art =  
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| Art = Morrissey
| Vinyl Etching = DREAMS...ARE JUST...DREAMS
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| Vinyl Etching = ESCAPE FROM VALIUM (A-side)<br>RETURN TO VALIUM (B-side)
| Publisher =  
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| Publisher = [[HMV Records]] (UK)<br>[[Sire Records]] (US)<br>[[Parlophone Records]] (Reissue)
 
| Format =  7" Vinyl, 12" Vinyl, CD
 
| Format =  7" Vinyl, 12" Vinyl, CD
| Release =  
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| Release = 11 February 1989<br>8 April 2013 (Reissue)
| Chart = UK  
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| Chart = UK #6
 
| Type = Single
 
| Type = Single
| Previous =  
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| Previous = Everyday Is Like Sunday
| PreviousLink =  
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| PreviousLink = Everyday Is Like Sunday (single)
| Next =  
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| Next = Interesting Drug
| NextLink =  
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| NextLink = Interesting Drug (single)
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| Reissue = true
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| ReissueDescription = reissue
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| ReissuePrevious = Suedehead (Mael Mix)
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| ReissuePreviousLink = Suedehead (single)
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| ReissueNext = Satellite Of Love (live)
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| ReissueNextLink = Satellite Of Love (single)
 
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==Track list==
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==Information==
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===7" Vinyl===
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UK - [HMV POP1620]<br>
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{{tracklist
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| 01 = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
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| 01link = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (single)
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| 01-duration = 3:40 (Morrissey/[[Stephen Street|Street]])
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| 02 = Lucky Lisp
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| 02link = Lucky Lisp
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| 02-duration = 2:51 (Morrissey/Street)
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}}
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===12" Vinyl===
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UK - [HMV 12POP1620]<br>
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US - [Sire/Reprise 9 21163-0]<br>
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{{tracklist
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| 01 = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
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| 01link = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (single)
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| 01-duration = 3:40
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| 02 = Lucky Lisp
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| 02link = Lucky Lisp
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| 02-duration = 2:51
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| 03 = Michael's Bones
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| 03link = Michael's Bones
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| 03-duration = 3:10 (Morrissey/Street)
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}}
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===CD===
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UK - [HMV CDPOP1620]<br>
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===Recording===
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{{tracklist
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| 01 = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
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| 01link = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (single)
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| 01-duration = 3:40
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| 02 = Lucky Lisp
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| 02link = Lucky Lisp
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| 02-duration = 2:51
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| 03 = Michael's Bones
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| 03link = Michael's Bones
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| 03-duration = 3:10
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}}
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===7" Vinyl Picture Disc (Reissue)===
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{{tracklist
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| 01 = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
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| 01link = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (single)
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| 01-duration = 3:40 (Morrissey/[[Stephen Street|Street]])
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| 02 = People Are The Same Everywhere
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| 02link = People Are The Same Everywhere
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| 02-duration = 2:50 (Morrissey/[[Jesse Tobias|Tobias]])
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}}
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===Release===
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===CD (Reissue)===
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{{tracklist
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| 01 = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
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| 01link = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (single)
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| 01-duration = 3:40
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| 02 = Action Is My Middle Name
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| 02link = Action Is My Middle Name
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| 02-duration = 2:45 (Morrissey/Boorer)
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}}
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===Digital Download (Reissue)===
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{{tracklist
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| 01 = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys
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| 01link = The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (single)
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| 01-duration = 3:40
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| 02 = The Kid's A Looker
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| 02link = The Kid's A Looker
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| 02-duration = 3:09 (Morrissey/Boorer)
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}}
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==Track list==
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== Lyrics ==
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===7" Vinyl===
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{{lyrics
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|Dear hero imprisoned,
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With all the new crimes that you are perfecting
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Oh I can't help quoting you
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Because everything that you said rings true
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{{tracklist
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And now in my cell
| 01 =
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(Well, I followed you)  
| 01link =
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And here's a list of who I slew
| 01-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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Reggie Kray - do you know my name?
| 02 =
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Don't say you don't
| 02link =
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Please say you do
| 02-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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}}
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I am:
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The last of the famous
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International playboys
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The last of the famous
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International playboys
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And now in my cell
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(Well, I loved you)
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And every man with a job to do
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Ronnie Kray - do you know my face?
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Don't say you don't
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Please say you do
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== Lyrics ==
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I am:
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The last of the famous
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International playboys
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The last of the famous
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International playboys
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{{lyrics
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In our lifetime those who kill
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The newsworld hands them stardom
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And these are the ways
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On which I was raised
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These are the ways
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On which I was, which I was raised
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==Personnel==
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I never wanted to kill
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I'M NOT NATURALLY EVIL
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Such things I do
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Just to make myself
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More attractive to you
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HAVE I FAILED?
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* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
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The last of the famous
*  - Bass guitar, guitars<br>
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International playboys
*  - Guitars, keyboard<br>
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*  - Drums<br>
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* Producer - <br>
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* Assistant Engineer - <br>
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* Art co-ordination - <br>
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* Layout - <br>
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* Photography - <br>
      
== Sleeve Artwork ==
 
== Sleeve Artwork ==
 
<gallery  perrow="6">
 
<gallery  perrow="6">
  File: | Original cover art. (1988)
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  File:Last-Of-The-Famous_International_Playboys.jpg | Cover art. (1989)
  File: | Alt cover. (2012)
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  File:Playboys2013.jpg | Reissue cover art. (2013)
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</gallery>
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==Music Video==
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<youtube>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bk1wUKoXL20</youtube>
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===Credits===
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* Directed by [[Tim Broad]]
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</gallery>
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{{CommonSongSections | Artist =  Morrissey | Song = {{#replace:{{#replace:{{PAGENAME}}| (single)|}}| (song)|}}}}
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{{Page
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|RelatedForumThreads=148127
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|DiscogsReleaseId=409748
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|DiscogsAdditionalReleaseId=678420, 4458702, 4458308
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|WikipediaPageTitle=The_Last_of_the_Famous_International_Playboys
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