" is a Pet Shop Boys
song taken from their 1987 album Actually
Although the lyrics appear to refer to the King's Cross fire of November 1987, the album that the song appeared on was released two months before it.
It was suggested that Pet Shop Boys released the single to raise money for charity following the fire.
Tracey Thorn version
A cover of "King's Cross" appeared as an iTunes
exclusive bonus track to Thorn's album Out of the Woods
. A remix of Thorn's version by Hot Chip
was released in December 2007 as a download-only single.
Digital download EP
- "King's Cross (Hot Chip remix) " 6:49