"What's The World"
(J. Glennie/P. Gilbertson/G. Whelan/T.Booth)


This is a cover of an early song from the band James.


This song was never recorded in studio form. The only officially released version is the live one mentioned below.


This song has never been performed specifically for radio or television.


This James cover has only been done in concert 7 times by the Smiths, each and every night on the brief Scottish leg of the Meat Is Murder tour in the Autumn of 1985.

live Glasgow 25 September 1985 {2:05}
• cassette-single of "I Started Something I Couldn't Finish"
"Sweet And Tender Hooligan" single, all formats
• deluxe edition of "The Sound Of The Smiths" [remastered 2008]


No demos or studio outtakes of this song have leaked to the general public at this point in time.