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"Bela Lugosi's Dead" is a gothic rock song written by the band Bauhaus. The song was the band's first single, released in August 1979, and is often considered to be the first gothic rock record released. It did not enter the UK pop charts, but remained on sale for many years thereafter. The b-side features the song "Boys" and some versions also include an early demo recording of what would be their next single, "Dark Entries". It was released on… read more

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Bela Lugosi's dead

Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead Lyrics


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  • undead undead undead
  • Bauhaus bass man David J wrote the lyric after watching a bunch of vampire movies. He told the story in our interview: http://www.songfacts.com/blog/interviews/david_j_bauhaus_love_and_rockets_/
  • for the longest time I thought he was saying "I'm dead I'm dead I'm dead"
  • Love itt!!
  • One of the best songs ever.
  • Buffalo. The Continental. Old times.
  • this song exists on another level [2]

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