‘The Ship Song’ By NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS – Released 30 Years Ago…

Top singles from the past…

12 March 2020

Band: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Single: The Ship Song
B-side: The Train Song
Released: 12 March 1990 – 30 years ago today
Album: The Good Son – sixth LP
Note: This most griping song was my wedding song
Score: Despite this brilliant song became one of his best and
most loved ones over the years it reached only #84 in the UK
and didn’t chart in the US but was picked by Australasian Performing
Right Association
as one of the Top 30 Australian songs of all time

Come sail your ships around me
And burn your bridges down
We make a little history, baby
Every time you come around

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