The former Smiths frontman and eccentric solo artist chatted with BBC4’s Kirsty Young about his top 8 Desert Island Discs in 2009. Catch the full interview here, and check out our playlist of Moz’s picks below!

MORRISSEY’S DESERT ISLAND DISCS.

1) NEW YORK DOLLS–”(THERE’S GONNA BE A) SHOWDOWN”

2) MARIANNE FAITHFULL–”COME AND STAY WITH ME”

3) RAMONES–”LOUDMOUTH”

4) THE VELVET UNDERGROUND–”THE BLACK ANGEL’S DEATH SONG”

5) KLAUS NOMI–”DER NUSSBAUM”

6) NICO–”I’M NOT SAYING”

7) IGGY AND THE STOOGES–”YOUR PRETTY FACE IS GOING TO HELL”

8) MOTT THE HOOPLE–”SEA DIVER”