Bullingdon Boys

Digital

Union Square Music, BMG

United Kingdom

BACKGROUND

Madness electrifies the music scene once again with the surprise release of their latest single, “Bullingdon Boys”. This eagerly anticipated track marks the iconic British pop band’s triumphant return to the spotlight, their first new music offering since 2016.

“Bullingdon Boys” serves as a scathing commentary on the political landscape, delivering a blistering indictment of those who wield power and privilege with reckless abandon. The title refers to a notorious elite dining club, synonymous with wealth, privilege, and often scandalous behaviour.

In this defiant anthem, Madness pulls no punches, laying bare the hypocrisy and corruption that have tarnished recent years. With razor-sharp wit and unapologetic irreverence, the band skewers the “charlatans, rotters, and chancers” who have shamelessly exploited their positions at the pinnacle of society, leaving a trail of disillusionment and disappointment in their wake.

Yet amidst the biting satire and biting social commentary, there’s an undeniable sense of urgency and defiance in “Bullingdon Boys”. It’s a rallying cry for accountability, a call to arms against the forces of injustice and inequality. Madness reminds us that music can be a potent weapon in the fight for truth and justice through their trademark blend of infectious melodies and incisive lyrics.

As “Bullingdon Boys” reverberates through the airwaves, it reaffirms Madness’s status as not only a musical legend but also a fearless social commentator. In an era of uncertainty and division, their music continues to serve as a beacon of hope and resistance, inspiring listeners to question authority and demand a better world.

RELEASE DETAILS

Territory: United Kingdom

Release Date: November 29, 2019
Format: Digital

Limited Edition: No

Label: Union Square Music, BMG

Manufactured: United Kingdom

Disc Colour: Black
Pressing: Digital Release
Official Release: Yes

CHART HISTORY

FROM THE ALBUM

TRACK LISTING

DiscPositionTrackVersionDuration
1 1 Bullingdon Boys 3:57

MUSICANS

MusicanInstrumentNotes
Mike Barson Piano Band
Chris Foreman Guitar Band
Lee Thompson Tenor Saxophone Band
Mark Bedford Bass Band
Daniel Woodgate Drums Band
Graham McPherson Vocals Band

CREDITS

COPYRIGHT AND Licencing

OwnershipCompanyNotes
Phonographic Copyright ℗ Lucky 7 Records
Copyright © Lucky 7 Records
Licensed To BMG Rights Management (UK)

COMPANIES

RepresentationCompanyNotes
Record Label BMG

References

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