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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