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Morphine is the 2nd track from Michael Jackson's 1997 Blood on the Dance Floor (HIStory in the Mix) album. The songs lyrics reference Jackson's 2 year drug addiction to Valium, Xanax, Ativan, Morphine and Demerol of which he subsequently overcame. Morphine was one of the better received tracks from the album and was praised for it's use of "Trent Reznor-style sturm und clang with Bacharachian orchestral pomp" and "hard-edged rock and operatic pop"

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Michael Jackson - Morphine Lyrics


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  • masterpiece [2]
  • Oh god he's taking demerol
  • Perfeição define essa música!
  • Beyond Tragic. He was crying out for help. We'll all love you forever Michael.
  • Did MJ invent the genre 'steampunk' with this song...? Sounds like it to me :D
  • masterpiece
  • this song makes me sad [3]
  • this song makes me sad [2]
  • Pure venom is this song - this isn't the shy pop megastar right here... This weren't no "getting into character" either. MJ was clearly in a private world of trouble and quite angry...

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