The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl - "Fairytale of New York"
The 9th Single from The Pogues was released on 23rd November 1987. A duet with Kirsty MacColl it reached Number 2 on the U.K. singles chart. Written by Jem Finer and Shane MacGowan it was released on Pogue Mahone records on 7 inch, 12 inch, Cassette and CD Single and spent 9 weeks on the chart. The song has re-entered the U.K. many Christmases since and up to the end of Christmas 2015 had spent 79 weeks on the chart.
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