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"Embarrassment" is a song recorded by ska/pop band Madness, predominantly written by Lee Thompson, but partially credited to Mike Barson. The band first began performing the song at live shows in April of 1980, and it was featured as the second track on their second studio album Absolutely.

It was released as a single on November 14, 1980, and spent 12 weeks in the UK singles chart and reached a high of number 4. It also reached number 4… read more

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Received a letter just the other day
Don't seem they wanna know you no more
They've laid it down given you their score
Within the first two lines it bluntly read

Madness - Embarrassment Lyrics


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  • would with no doubt have a mixed relationship
  • i was at school at st. Endas limerick andn this was the one.
  • I'd agree, this and Our House are my favorites of theirs.
  • classico
  • perfect song
  • For me this is their best work
  • Ska! Why'd they have to go pop :(
  • Incredibly cool track!
  • Fuckin Mega!
  • I'm feeling twice as older

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