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The Bullfighter Dies (single)

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Digital download cover art
10" white label 4-track EP
Name The Bullfighter Dies
Release 17 June 2014 (Digital Download)
Length 2:03
Recorded Winter 2014
Writer/composer Morrissey/Tobias
Producer Joe Chiccarelli
Art work
Vinyl Etching
Publisher Harvest Records
Format(s) Digital Download
Chart position UK - did not chart
Single chronology
Earth Is The Loneliest Planet
The Bullfighter Dies


The Bullfighter Dies was the fourth single released off Morrissey's tenth solo album, World Peace Is None Of Your Business. The song was produced by Joe Chiccarelli and co-written by Jesse Tobias.


Morrissey began the recording of World Peace Is None Of Your Business on 1 February 2014 in France with producer Joe Chiccarelli. On 7 March 2014 it was announced that the forthcoming album was finished and provisionally set for a late June/early July release through the Harvest Records label.


The Bullfighter Dies was released as a digital single on 17 June 2014.

It was included on a limited edition 4-track white label 10" EP released 07 July 2014.[1]

The Bullfighter Dies / single - post on (08 Jan 2015)

The 45 pictured below was scheduled for global release by Harvest, but scrapped by Steve Barnett at the last minute. The b-side was the original French mix of the song One of Our Own.

Note: "Scandinavia" (French mix) is listed as the b-side on the included image, which matches the listing of the aborted releases on [2]

Track list

Digital Download

  1. The Bullfighter Dies – 2:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)


Mad in Madrid

ill in Seville lonely in Barcelona then someone told you and you cheered "Hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies and nobody cries because we all want the bull to survive"

Gaga in Malaga no mercy in Murcia mental in Valencia then someone tells you and you cheer "hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies hooray, hooray the bullfighter dies and nobody cries because we all want the bull to survive."


Music Video



Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 217

Morrissey live history:

... further results

Appears On


  1. (2014-07-01). "World Peace Is None Your Business" [10 Inch Vinyl Indie Exclusive] 4 track EP released (July 7, 2014). Morrissey-solo. Retrieved from
  2. Morran. (2015-01-8). "TTY: The Bullfighter Dies - single. Morrissey-solo. Retrieved from