a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

The Heart Of Rock And Roll

Lyrics & 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).




It was recorded during acoustic studio sessions in 1998. It’s a variation on the music of ‘Sweden’. The lyrics are about how some untalented singers become famous overnight.