- Performer:The Pogues
- Title:Fairytale of New York
- Style:Alternative Pop/Rock,Alternative/Indie Rock,Celtic Rock,College Rock,Alternative Singer/Songwriter,British Folk
- Date of release:1987
- Size FLAC version1551 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1543 megabytes
- Size WMA version1125 megabytes
- Formats:DXD TTA MMF VOC AAC VQF
Fairytale of New York" is a song written by Jem Finer and Shane MacGowan and recorded by their band the Pogues, featuring singer-songwriter Kirsty MacColl on vocals. The song is an Irish folk-style ballad and was written as a duet, with the Pogues' singer MacGowan taking the role of the male character and MacColl the female character. It was originally released as a single on 23 November 1987 and later featured on the Pogues' 1988 album If I Should Fall from Grace with God.
Fairytale of New York came 15th place in this years Christmas number 1 chart. Fairytale of New York - Single (feat. Kirsty MacColl) by The Pogues on Apple Music. Listen to songs from the album Fairytale of New York.
After their second album Rum, Sodomy & The Lash, The Pogues wanted to release a Christmas single. Instead of a cover song, lead singer Shane MacGowan and banjo player Jem Finer decided to write one themselves. The first attempts to record this were as a duet with MacGowan and Pogues bass player Cait O'Riordan. They didn't have the song ready for a Christmas single, so they recorded it for their third album, If I Should Fall From Grace With God, which was produced by Steve Lillywhite. Lobstarock from Boston, MaLook for Matt Dillon, in a cameo as the policeman, in the video. Helen from Newcastle, AustraliaLike others, this is a Christmas that we don't want to think about.
Fairytale of New York. Go to artist profile. The Pogues is a Celtic punk band from London, formed in 1982 and fronted by Shane MacGowan. The band reached international prominence in the 1980s and early 1990s.
Fairytale Of New York Live At The Olympia, Paris, 2012. Прослушать Скачать 04:32. The Pogues, Kirsty MacColl. Fairytale of New York Instrumental. Fairytale of New York (feat. Прослушать Скачать 04:17. Instrumental Christmas Music. Fairytale of New York (Karaoke Version). Прослушать Скачать 04:29. It's a Cover Up feat. Fairytale of New York Originally Performed By the Pogues. Прослушать Скачать 03:58. The Backing Track Extraordinaires
Read or print original Fairytale Of New York lyrics 2019 updated! It was christmas eve babe, In the drunk tank, An old man said to me. .Brian Sheridan, Frank Murray, Joey Cashman, John Lawlor, Paul Scully, Paul Verner, Ron Kavana, Steve Lillywhite, The Man From The Indian Takeaway, The Pogues.
CreditsChris Dickie - Engineer
James Fearnley - String Arrangements
Jem Finer - Composer
Steve Lillywhite - Producer
Kirsty MacColl - Primary Artist
Shane MacGowan - Composer
The Pogues - Primary Artist
Fiachra Trench - String Arrangements
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