a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

Tango Ballad

Lyrics: Bertold Brecht

Music: Kurt Weill

Published by: European American Music Corp. / Universal Edition A.G. Wien

Covered by: Ute Lemper & The Divine Comedy


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




The lyrics are by Kurt Weil. The music is by Bertolt Brecht. It was originally written for the Halfpenny Opera. This version was recorded for Ute Lemper's album Punishing Kiss. It is sang by Ute Lemper and Neil Hannon.