Song of the Day #4,110: ‘Suedehead’ – Morrissey

‘Suedehead’ is the first single from Morrissey’s first solo album, 1988’s Viva Hate. The Smiths had released their final album and split up the year before.

The song, about a brief fling that leads to an unwelcome obsession, wound up charting higher than any song The Smiths ever released, and higher than any song Morrissey would ever release as a solo artist.

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Song of the Day #2,990: ‘Will Never Marry’ – Morrissey

bona_drag‘Will Never Marry’ is a Morrissey track culled from Bona Drag, a collection of hits and b-sides from his early solo career. This track was initially released as a b-side of ‘Everyday is Like Sunday,’ one of Morrissey’s biggest hits.

This is a typically melancholy Morrissey sentiment with moody music to match. I love it.

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