a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

Life On Mars

Lyrics & Music: David Bowie

Originally interpreted by: David Bowie

Covered by: Neil Hannon & Yann Tiersen


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




This David Bowie cover version was recorded with Yann Tiersen during his live performance for the Transmusicales de Rennes in 1998. The concert featured many guests (including Neil Hannon). The song was originally available on Yann Tiersen’s Black Session live album, and later released on Divine Comedy’s Rarities album.