Mix - Sex Pistols-God save the queen (lyrics)YouTube. The Clash - London Calling (Official Video. Lyrics To 'God Save The Queen' by 'The Sex Pistols.'. Lyrics to 'God Save The Queen' by Sex Pistols: They made you a moron.
Although many believe it was created because of the Silver Jubilee , the band have denied it, with Paul Cook saying that "it wasn't written specifically for the Queen's Jubilee. As a teen myself, I don't aim to speak for all young people who are fans of Punk but lumping all youths into the "posers" category is unfair. Overview[ edit ] The single was released on 27 May , and was regarded by many of the general public as an assault on Queen Elizabeth II and the monarchy.
It is certainly not my personal plan or aim.
However, it only made number A later version was released on the Pistols' debut album.
I am proud of what The Sex Pistols achieved and always will be but this campaign totally undermines what The Sex Pistols stood for. We may have grown in different times but younger and older people faced the same issues growing up - adult apathy, governmental disregard, vapidity and the rest of the crap we're currently and have always been swamped in.
It is certainly not my personal plan or aim. We weren't aware of it at the time. In , it was announced that the single would be re-released on 28 May , coinciding with the 35th anniversary of the original release and the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II.