Despite the success of her debut album, former X Factor finalist Diana Vickers parted company with her label, RCA Records, in June 2011. The reason given was that she wanted to pursue a more indie-rock, less-commercial direction for her follow-up record. This is one of the first fruits from her recording sessions, which Vickers made available for free on her website as an early Christmas present for her fans.
The song was produced by the Norwegian pop band Donkeyboy, who also did the original of Joe McElderry's hit single, "Ambitions."
Jimi Hendrix opened for The Monkees on their 1967 tour, and it did not go well. The young, mostly female crowd shouted "Davy" when Hendrix sang the word "Lady" in "Foxy Lady" in honor of who they came to see: Monkees lead singer Davy Jones.