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[[File:Boyracer.jpg | thumb | right | Cover art]]
 
[[File:Boyracer.jpg | thumb | right | Cover art]]
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[[File:Boyraceralt.jpg | thumb | right | Alt. cover art]]
 
{{Discobox
 
{{Discobox
 
| Name = The Boy Racer
 
| Name = The Boy Racer
 
| Total Length =  
 
| Total Length =  
| Recorded =  
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| Recorded = Spring 1995
 
| Writer = Morrissey/Whyte
 
| Writer = Morrissey/Whyte
 
| Producer = [[Steve Lillywhite]]
 
| Producer = [[Steve Lillywhite]]
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| Vinyl Etching =  
 
| Vinyl Etching =  
 
| Publisher =  
 
| Publisher =  
| Format =  7" Vinyl, 12" Vinyl, CD
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| Format =  7" Vinyl, CD
 
| Release =  
 
| Release =  
| Chart = UK  
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| Chart = UK #36
 
| Type = Single
 
| Type = Single
| Previous =  
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| Previous = Dagenham Dave
| PreviousLink =  
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| PreviousLink = Dagenham Dave (single)
| Next =  
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| Next = Sunny
| NextLink =  
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| NextLink = Sunny (single)
 
}}
 
}}
 
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[[Category:Morrissey Lyrics]]
    
==Information==
 
==Information==
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{{lyrics
 
{{lyrics
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|He's just too good-natured, and
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He's got too much money, and
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He's got too many girlfriends
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(I'm jealous, that's all)
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Have you seen him go, though? Oh...
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Have you seen him go, though? Oh...
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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He's got too many girlfriends
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He thinks he owns this city
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He over speeds and he never
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Gets pulled over
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Have you seen him go, though? Oh...
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Have you seen him go, though? Oh...
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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He thinks he's got the whole world in his hands
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Stood at the urinal
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He thinks he's got the whole world in his hands
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And I'm gonna kill him
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Oh no, oh no
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Oh no, oh no
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Oh no, oh no
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Oh no, oh no oh no
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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He's just too good looking...
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He's just too good looking...
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He's just too good looking...
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And...
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And...
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And...
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing
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Boy racer, boy racer, oh!
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We're gonna kill this pretty thing 
 
}}
 
}}
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* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
 
* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
* - Bass guitar, guitars<br>
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* [[Alain Whyte]] - [[Guitarists|Guitars]], backing vocals<br>
* - Guitars, keyboard<br>
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* [[Boz Boorer]] - Guitars, bass guitar<br>
* - Drums<br>
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* [[Jonny Bridgwood]] - [[Bassists|Bass guitar]]<br>
* Producer - <br>
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* [[Spencer Cobrin]] - [[Drummers|Drums]]<br>
* Assistant Engineer - <br>
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* [[Producers|Producer]] - [[Steve Lillywhite]]<br>
* Art co-ordination - <br>
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* Engineer - Danton Supple<br>
* Layout - <br>
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* Assistant Engineer - Tom Elmhirst
* Photography - <br>
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* Mastering - Tim Young
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* Layout - Laurence Stevens <br>
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* Sleeve - Whores In Retirement<br>
    
== Sleeve Artwork ==
 
== Sleeve Artwork ==
 
<gallery  perrow="6">
 
<gallery  perrow="6">
  File: | Original cover art. (1988)
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  File:Boyracer.jpg | Cover art. (1995)
  File: | Alt cover. (2012)
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  File:Boyraceralt.jpg | Alt. cover. (1995)
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==Music Video==
 
==Music Video==
[[Video:The Boy Racer|500px]]
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<youtube>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SvXZHuQ7mQ</youtube>
 
===Credits===
 
===Credits===
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* Directed by James O'Brien
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==Live History==
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