Guitarist Mike Orlando explained this cut: "It's high energy with a cool groove and sexy bass line," he said. "It's about a strip club. You go into those places, and they're houses of lies. Make me feel good. Lie to me honey!"
The Isley Brother's song, "Contagious," peaked at #19 on the Billboard Hot 100. This meant that the band of brothers became the first group to score a Top 50 hit in six consecutive decades on the chart.
In Gary Numan's "Cars," the message is that cars lead to a mechanical society devoid of personal interaction. This didn't stop automakers from using it in commercials. Both Nissan and Oldsmobile have used it in ads.