Ich Bin Ein Auslander

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"Ich Bin Ein Auslander"
Single by Pop Will Eat Itself
from the album Dos Dedos Mis Amigos
Released 28 February 1994
Genre Industrial rock, rap rock, hard rock
Length 3:59
Writer(s) Clint Mansell
Producer(s) Pop Will Eat Itself
Pop Will Eat Itself singles chronology
"RSVP / Familius Horribilus"
(1993)
"Ich Bin Ein Auslander"
(1994)
"Amalgamation"
(1994)

"Ich Bin Ein Auslander" (German for 'I am a foreigner', correct spelling Ich bin ein Ausländer) is a single by Pop Will Eat Itself released in 1994 from the album Dos Dedos Mis Amigos. The song peaked at #28 on the UK Singles Chart in 1994.[1] The song's lyrics refer to English attitudes towards immigration. The song heavily samples Led Zeppelin's song "Kashmir."

Covers[edit]

"Ich Bin Ein Auslander" was covered by German industrial metal band Die Krupps, with some different lyrics relating to the rise of neo-fascism, on their album Too Much History.

It was also covered by the band FGFC820 on their album Law & Ordnance.

In 2014 it was covered by the band Panzertank on their single "Allzumenschliches", devoted to F. Nietzsche

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