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! colspan="2" | MORRISSEY Song
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| Name = Ambitious Outsiders
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| Album = [[Maladjusted]]
| Name  
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| Length = 3:55
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| Writer = Morrissey/Whyte
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| Producer = [[Steve Lillywhite]]
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| Recorded = Winter 1996
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| Release = August 1997
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| Length
 
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| Recorded
 
| {{{Recorded |<span class="unknown">Winter 1996</span>}}}
 
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| {{{Writer |<span class="unknown">Morrissey/Whyte</span>}}}
 
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|Bolt-lock your doors, alarm your cars
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Bolt-lock your doors, alarm your cars
 
And still we move in closer every day
 
And still we move in closer every day
 
Top of the list is your smiling kids
 
Top of the list is your smiling kids
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==Personnel==
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* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
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* [[Alain Whyte]] - Guitars, backing vocals<br>
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* [[Boz Boorer]] - Guitars<br>
 
* [[Jonny Bridgwood]] - Bass guitar<br>
 
* [[Spencer Cobrin]] - Drums<br>
 
* Producer - [[Steve Lillywhite]]<br>
 
* Engineer - Danton Supple<br>
 
* Assistant Engineer - Alex Black<br>
 
* Mastered - Stephen Marcussen<br>
 
* Digital Editing - Ron Boustead<br>
 
* Photography - Rankin<br>
 
* Art co-ordination - Louis Marino<br>
 
 
 
==Live History==
 

Latest revision as of 06:51, 7 August 2021

Cover art
MORRISSEY song
Name Ambitious Outsiders
Album/single Maladjusted
Length 3:55
Writer/composer Morrissey/Whyte
Producer Steve Lillywhite
Release August 1997
Recorded Winter 1996

Information

Lyrics

Bolt-lock your doors, alarm your cars And still we move in closer every day Top of the list is your smiling kids But we'll be smiling, too, so that's OK

Oh, and by the way thank you Because you're giving, giving, giving And we're receiving -no, no - we're taking Keeping the population down

Your taxes paid, but police waylaid And we knows when the school bus comes and goes We're on your street, but you don't see us Or, if you do you smile and say "Hello"

BUT DON'T UNDERESTIMATE US When you are giving, giving, giving And we're receiving - no, no - we're taking Just keeping the population down

You're giving, giving, giving Well, it's your own fault for reproducing We're just keeping the population down

Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 35

Morrissey live history:

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