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Discs and in America through Ark 21 Records. Following the two singles "Pretenders to the Throne" and "Dream a Little Dream", which never featured on any album until the release of the second greatest hits Solid Bronze inHave Fun - The Beautiful South - Blue Is The Colour was named after Jessica Williams - Keep The Fire Burnin pub in Sheffield.
The album continued the melancholic tone of its predecessor Miaowand is generally considered to be the band's darkest effort, reflecting Heaton's life at the time. The album spawned 4 singles, the first being "Rotterdam", which peaked at No. The follow ups were "Don't Marry Her" which reached No. The lyrics to "Don't Marry Her" were substantially altered for radio release — changing from "Don't marry her, fuck me" to "Don't marry her, have me", and with "sweaty bollocks " becoming " Sandra Bullocks ".
On "Liars' Bar", Paul Heaton 's vocal consciously imitates the style of Tom Waitswhile in "Alone" the bass line serves as another allusion to him.
The album itself topped the album charts on 2 November As was their usual modus operandi, The Beautiful South included unreleased material on the B-sides of the singles taken from their albums. It was re-used in the film The Devil Wears Prada. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For the song of the same name performed by the Chelsea football squad, see Blue Is the Colour song.
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