Morrissey plays with Iggy!
Morrissey plays with Iggy!

Over the last few weeks, Morrissey

Morrissey lists his favourite albums and singles from his career
Top Of The Fops...Morrissey lists his favourite albums and singles from his career
has taken the time to take stock on his recording achievments until now – something perhaps fuelled by his recent admission that “the follow-up to ‘Years of Refusal’ grows less and less likely” – to craft lists of the top ten albums and singles of which he is most proud of. As is natural with many artists, Morrissey appears to have favoured his more recent work, and it makes for interesting viewing how he ranks his formative Smiths back catalogue alongside the wealth of top drawer solo records he’s put out.
But what do you think? Do you agree with Moz?
Would you pick ‘That’s How People Grow Up?’ over ‘The Last of the Famous International Playboys’?
Do you listen to ‘Southpaw Grammar’ more than you do ‘The Queen is Dead’?
Here’s Morrissey’s lists, from fan site , and we hope you comment your thoughts on his top tens and add your own.

1) First of the gang to die (2004) #6 UK
2) Irish blood, english heart (2004) #3 UK
3) I’m throwing my arms around Paris (2009) #21 UK
4) That’s how people grow up (2008) #14 UK
5) Panic (1986) #11 UK
6) Girlfriend in a coma (1987) #13 UK
7) Let me kiss you (2004) #8 UK
8) Everyday is like sunday (1988) #9 1988, #42 2010 UK
9) You have killed me (2006) #3 UK
10) All you need is me (2008) #24 UK

1 Years of refusal (2009) #3 UK, #11 US
2 Ringleader of the tormentors (2006) #1 UK, #27 US
3 You are the quarry (2004) #2 UK, #11 US
4 Vauxhall and I (1994) #1 UK, #18 US
5 Strangeways, here we come (1987) #2 UK, #55 US
6 Rank (1988) #2 UK, #77 US
7 Louder than bombs (1987) #38 UK, #62 US
8 Bona drag (1990) #9 UK, #59 US
9 Southpaw grammar (1995) #4 UK, #66 US
10 Your arsenal (1992) #4 UK, #21 US

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  1. i dont agree with alot of it but as a musician i can see how you can relate to you newer recordings but the smiths – strange ways here come and meat is murder are timeless albums and fill my top 10 albums of all time

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