a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

Laika's Theme

Music: Neil Hannon

Published by: BMG Music Publishing Ltd.

Originally interpreted by: The Divine Comedy


To see the lyrics, click on the name of the version you are interested in (on the left).




The music was written by Neil Hannon. It was recorded for Absent Friends.

Laïka was the name of the little bitch which was sent in the space by the Russians on board of Spoutnik 2 on November 7th, 1957. She survived for 7 days.