Back on the Chain Gang" is a song written by Chrissie Hynde and originally recorded by her band the Pretenders, and released as a single by Sire Records in September 1982. The song also was released on The King of Comedy soundtrack album in March 1983 and later was included on the Pretenders' next album Learning to Crawl in January 1984. Back on the Chain Gang" entered the Billboard charts in early October 1982, then reached no. 5 on the Hot 100 becoming the band's biggest hit in the .
I found a picture of you, oh oh oh oh What hijacked my world that night To a place in the past We ve been cast out of? oh oh oh oh Now we re back in the fight We re back on the train Oh, back on the chain gang A circumstance beyond our control, oh oh oh oh The phone, the. tv and the news of the world Got in the house like a pigeon from hell, oh oh oh oh Threw sand in our eyes and descended like flies Put us back on the train Oh, back on the chain gang The powers that be That force us to live like we do Bring me to my knees When I see what they.
When Morrissey decided to cover the Pretenders’ Back on the Chain Gang for an upcoming double-vinyl reissue of his Low in High School album, he wanted to play it loose with the lyrics. I didn’t ever see the lyrics correctly printed because I wanted to sing them as I had always thought they were, he tells Rolling Stone via e-mail. She sang on my 1991 . single ‘My Love Life,’ and also on a track on my Swords album called ‘Shame Is the Name. Chrissie is the funniest person in the world, yet she has absolutely no sense of humor. We have been in many absurd situations – all her fault, of course. I know she’d marry me tomorrow, but she’s already had 11 husbands and she’s always being spotted digging in the garden at midnight. In This Article: Chrissie Hynde, Morrissey, The Pretenders.
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A Chain Gang is a group of convicts who are chained together while they do manual labor, usually outside. This was the first Pretenders single featuring Billy Bremner and Tony Butler, who replaced Farndon and Honeyman-Scott. This was released as a single almost two years before the album came out. More songs from Pretenders. More songs that are tributes to friends who died .
Artist: The Pretenders. Album: Learning to Crawl. Translations: French, Greek, Italian, Serbian. A A. Back On The Chain Gang. I found a picture of you, oh oh oh. What hijacked my world that night. To a place in the past. We've been cast out of, oh oh oh. Now we're back in the fight. We're back on the train, hey. Oh, back on the chain gang. A circumstance beyond our control, oh oh oh. The phone, the TV and the news of the world. Got in the house like a pigeon from hell, oh oh oh. Threw sand in our eyes and descended like flies. Put us back on the train, yeah . Idioms from "Back On The Chain. 1. the powers that be.
This one's a little better; someone sent it to me last fall, and I recently cleaned it up because I wanted to play it. Unfortunately, this might still have mistakes; I can't check because I don't have the album. BACK ON THE CHAIN GANG (The Pretenders)
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Back On the Chain Gang (Live). Album: Live In London, 2010. Pretenders - Back On The Chain Gang Label: Real Records 1982 Bass: Tony Butler Guitar: Billy Bremner Producer: Chris Thomas Written: C. Hynde WMG. Show more. Has been played on. Greece 4. Σφίνα Ραδιόφωνο.