Morrissey & David Bowie’s ‘Cosmic Dancer’ gets official release

Live version from 1991 finally gets release

Morrissey and David Bowie’s collaboration of T-Rex’s “Cosmic Dancer,” that was recorded live at the Inglewood Forum, Los Angeles on June 2, 1991, has been officially released for the first time via download and streaming platforms.

The 7-inch double A-side single featuring “Cosmic Dancer,” alongside Morrissey’s 2020 cover of The Jam’s “That’s Entertainment,” is to be released on February 19th on 7″ vinyl via Parlophone Records. The sleeve front and back features photographs of David Bowie with Morrissey and were taken in New York City by Linder Sterling.

As a point to note, this version of “That’s Entertainment” is different to the commonly circulated version from 1993.

Side A:

Morrissey & Bowie – “Cosmic Dancer” (Live At The Inglewood Forum, Los Angeles, June 2, 1991)

Side AA:

Morrissey – “That’s Entertainment” (2020)

Author: Buddy Iahn

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