a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

Edward The Confessor

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).




The lyrics and the music are by Neil Hannon. It was recorded as a B-side, in two versions: one figures on Bad Ambassador and the other on the Japanese edition of Regeneration.

Neil Hannon's actual name is Edward Neil Hannon.

Edward the Confessor is an Anglo-Saxon king who reigned from 1042 to 1066.