Morrissey releases new single ‘Istanbul’ – watch spoken-word video now

Singer reveals another song from new album 'World Peace Is None Of Your Business'

Morrissey has released new single ‘Istanbul’, and a spoken-word promo in which he recites the song’s lyrics.

‘Istanbul’ is the latest song to be taken from Morrissey’s new album ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’. It’s the third song from the album, following the title track and ‘The Bullfighter Dies’, to have a special spoken-word version filmed. The song can be downloaded via iTunes now, and the video can be seen above.

The album will be released on July 14 and also includes ‘Neal Cassady Drops Dead’, ‘Earth Is The Loneliest Planet’ and ‘Kick The Bride Down The Aisle’. Scroll down to see the full tracklisting.


Meanwhile, Morrissey was recently forced to announce that he has not begun tweeting. The singer’s record label Harvest Records commented on a Twitter account that was recently used in Morrissey’s name, which the singer went on to call ‘bogus’. The account has now been deleted.

The ‘World Peace Is None of Your Business’ tracklisting is:

‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’
‘Neal Cassady Drops Dead’
‘I’m Not A Man’
‘Earth Is The Loneliest Planet’
‘Staircase At The University’
‘The Bullfighter Dies’
‘Kiss Me A Lot’
‘Smiler With Knife’
‘Kick The Bride Down the Aisle’
‘Oboe Concerto’