Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightning Seeds launch new festive model of ‘Three Lions’ music

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Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightning Seeds launch a brand new festive model of the well-known ‘Three Lions’ music forward of the World Cup.

The unique music – titled ‘Three Lions (Football’s Coming Home)’ first got here out forward of England internet hosting the Euro ’96 event over 25 years in the past.

A subsequent up to date model then got here out to mark the 1998 World Cup in France, occurring to turn into the defining tune of the England team in each main event.

This summer season, The Lightning Seeds and Baddiel produced a particular efficiency of the observe to rejoice the England ladies’s workforce reaching the Women’s Euro last, and the Lionesses themselves emerged at a press convention and sang the music after their victory over Germany.

On the 18th of November, ‘Three Lions (It’s Coming Home for Christmas)’ was launched to mark the beginning of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar on Sunday (November 20).

Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightning Seeds revisited the long-lasting tune having been impressed by the England ladies’s workforce enormous Euros win.

Some will adore it, some will cringe, however total the response is a constructive one. You can watch the music video beneath and even hearken to it on Spotify with it anticipated to climb excessive within the charts…

LYRICS IN FULL

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ Loving that Lionesses win ♪

♪ But ideas of final yr’s last kick in ♪

♪ And Moscow ♪

♪ And Turin ♪

♪ The bloke appears cursed no matter they fight ♪

♪ And I feel I do know why They’re simply jinxed in July ♪

♪ But it’s December ♪

♪ Three Lions on a sleigh ♪

♪ With She-Lions inspiration ♪

♪ Santa says let’s play ♪

♪ The Christmas tree formation ♪

♪ When they selected Qatar ♪

♪ Should have checked VAR ♪

♪ It’s too scorching ♪

♪ And too far ♪

♪ So we’ll be snowflakes watching it right here ♪

♪ This is our time of yr We’ll be having a beer ♪

Actually I gained’t as a result of I’ve bought alcohol points

♪ Three Lions on a Sleigh ♪

♪ Yule Rimet nonetheless gleaming ♪

♪ A soccer Christmas music ♪

♪ Not in any respect demeaning ♪

What a cracker of a sport…

England are giving them an actual good stuffing…

Ding Dong Merrily on Sky…

Oh no it’s not on Sky…

It must be on terrestrial doesn’t it… for authorized causes

♪ All I need’s the World Cup Don’t hassle wrapping it up ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling for Christmas ♪

♪ Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ For Christmas ♪

♪ Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ For Christmas ♪

♪ Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ For Christmas ♪

♪ Football’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ It’s coming dwelling ♪

♪ Three lions on a shirt ♪

♪ Jules Rimet nonetheless gleaming ♪

♪ 56 years of harm (For the boys’s sport!) ♪

♪ Never stopped me dreaming ♪

♪ Three lions on a shirt ♪

♪ Jules Rimet nonetheless gleaming ♪

♪ 20 weeks of harm ♪

♪ (For the ladies’s sport, clearly) ♪

♪ Never stopped me dreaming ♪

♪ Three lions on a shirt ♪

♪ Jules Rimet nonetheless gleaming ♪

♪ (It’s Englaaaaaaand!) Several years of harm ♪

♪ Never stopped me dreaming ♪

♪ Three lions on a shirt ♪

♪ Jules Rimet nonetheless gleaming ♪

♪ Quite a variety of years of harm ♪

♪ Never stopped me dreaming ♪

♪ Three lions on a shirt ♪

– SONG ENDS –

In a press release, Baddiel stated: “At last it’s between me and Mariah Carey for who really is the voice of Christmas.”

Skinner added: “We just had to do it. Christmas World Cup songs are not like buses. If we’d let this opportunity pull away, it would have been a very long wait for the next one.”

Fans can even purchase ‘Three Lions (It’s Coming Home for Christmas)’ on a signed restricted version white vinyl, normal 7″ vinyl, cassette, and CD single – you can order here.

David Baddiel beforehand had talked about that his music with Frank Skinner and The Lightning Seeds may very well be “put to bed” after the England Women’s workforce’s Euro 2022 win.

“The women have reset the clock,” Baddiel advised BBC Radio 4’s Today programme (through The Guardian) after the win, which erased 56 years of England failing to safe a trophy.

When requested if it was now time to retire the music in addition to many years of gloomy expectations, Baddiel stated: “I’m very happy to think the song would, in a way, be put to bed.” He added, nonetheless, that followers might really feel in a different way the following time England loses.

“It was beautiful to hear it sung out of Wembley [on Sunday] as we finally clinched a final, I really did think that would never happen,” Baddiel added. “It’s so amazing to actually think, ‘Oh, we’ve won, this doesn’t happen, it’s actually happened.’

“We talk about football, we just assume you mean men’s football. Football is not default owned by men – that is something I think is only made clear very recently.

“It’s the same game, played by women or played by men. What’s totally brilliant in the last few weeks is a sense that the country can get behind it in entirely the same way,. We’ve won, not the women have won. We’ve won.”

Twitter customers reacted as Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightning Seeds launch a brand new festive model of the ‘Three Lions’ music…

@FalsePositive6: If that’s the very last thing I see on right here, please comprehend it made me pleased

@MrBinks: This simply made me cry. Wonderful, chaps. Bloody marvellous!

@jackfaulkner: Ah man I used to be doing effectively not getting World Cup fever this yr.

@Lisa_Marie_68: “56 years of hurt, for the mens game” 😂😂😂

@SteveUnofficial: So good to see you’ve maintained the spirit of the unique by not making an attempt to sing in tune! Making it really feel actual now.

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