"A Corpse Without Soul" as written by Kim Bendix Petersen and Hank Shermann....
Listen, I'm a corpse, I'm a corpse
I'm a corpse without soul
Satan, he's taken, he's taken
He's taken his toll
And he took it out on me

I, I'm trapped, I'm trapped
I'm trapped in his spell
Tonight, I'm going, I'm going
I'm going to Hell, inside his spell

I was walking down among the graves
I heard a cry, my shadow is gone
Emptiness in my body, I felt so alone
Small black wings on my naked back
Now guess what I saw on one of the stones
I saw my soul, in a magical haze
It was all dressed up as a corpse in a wedding dress
Small black wings on my naked back
Now hear my prayer, beggin' for mercy
I'm living to die

Satan has taken his toll.

Lyrics submitted by shadowwiththeeyes

"A Corpse Without Soul" as written by Kim Bendix Petersen Hank Shermann

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    General Commenthas anyone noticed in the part with 'satan has taken his, toll' he goes so so high after the music starts. and he is secreaming like a little girl? its not bad at all though..its impossibly impressive.
    fade-to-tornon December 07, 2005   Link
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    General CommentFade-to-Torn your retarded that is what we call a falsetto and that is authentic King Diamond
    Count_Grimon February 20, 2006   Link
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    General Commentlike i say, its not bad at all, and is impressive...
    fade-to-tornon June 01, 2006   Link
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    General Commentfuck that is crazy high pitch
    Valhalla95on December 14, 2006   Link
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    General CommentMetallica covered this as part of their Mercyful Fate medley on the Garage Inc. album.
    samwaltonon June 21, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThe vocal structure of this song is fucking horrible, but it is made up for a million times over by the pure awesomeness of the guitar. Seems to be about a reanimated corpse.
    Thrash Metal Rulezon November 13, 2007   Link
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    General Commenthail TO THE FUCKING KING!!!!!!!!!!!!KING FUCKIN DIAMOND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    hailtothe666on April 15, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI love all the songs off the Ep. This is my favorite, love the vocal structure and I don't care if Thrash Metal Rulez says it's awful, that's what made me love this song
    The Red Pyramidon July 19, 2009   Link

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