Selling Jesus

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"Selling Jesus"
Skunk anansie selling.jpg
Single by Skunk Anansie
from the album Paranoid & Sunburnt
B-side "Through Rage"
"You Want It All"
"Skunk Song"
Released March 1995
Format CD, Cassette, Vinyl Record
Genre Punk rock
Length 3:50
Label One Little Indian (UK)
Writer(s) Skin, Len Arran
Producer(s) Sylvia Massy. Skunk Anansie
Skunk Anansie singles chronology
"Little Baby Swastikkka"
"Selling Jesus"
"I Can Dream"

"Selling Jesus" is a song by Skunk Anansie, released as their debut single. Although Skunk Anansie previously released "Little Baby Swastikkka" as a limited release, it was not regarded as an actual single. "Selling Jesus" is a song in protest of religion and politics, and in particular Christianity. The single is taken from their debut album, Paranoid & Sunburnt, and reached number 46 on the UK Singles Chart. Three added B-Sides were included on the CD release, with track 4 'Skunk Song' being written by Ace, R. France, C. Lewis and Skin. The title song was also included on the soundtrack to the motion picture Strange Days.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by production team Gob TV, who also directed the video for "I Can Dream".

Track listing[edit]

CD single[edit]

# Title Length
1. "Selling Jesus" 3:50
2. "Through Rage" 3:06
3. "You Want It All" 3:25
4. "Skunk Song" 3:30


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