Five Colours In Her Hair

Album: Room On The Third Floor (2003)
Charted: 1
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Songfacts®:

  • This debut UK #1 single for McFly was written by two of the band members, Tom Fletcher and Danny Jones, plus James Bourne from their fellow British pop group, Busted. The song was written about actress Emily Corrie's character Suzanne 'Sooz' Lee, who appears in the British TV teen drama As If. Emily Corrie also appears in the American version of As If. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England

Comments: 10

  • Joclyn from Lovelock, NvI never listened to McFly till I saw Just My Luck ever since then ive loved them :) this song isnt their best but it is good :) i love the lyrics..just wish they were popular in the US!
  • Allyson from Tucson, Azthey didn't change it to "She's just a Boner with a sexy atittude I'd like to phone her cos she puts me in the mood". they changed it to "She's just a loner with a sexy atittude.I'd like to bone her cos she puts me in the mood."

  • Latasha from Austin, Txi luv this song!! but im mad they never play it here in america oh yeah and u anzi person down there i totaly agree with u dougie is so hot!!
  • Neil from Middlesbroughin the US Version have of the Song there change the Lyrics from "She's just a loner with a sexy atittude.I'd like to phone her cos she puts me in the mood."

    to "She's just a Boner with a sexy atittude
    I'd like to phone her cos she puts me in the mood"
  • Patrick Hamilton from Braintree, England'did anyone else notice that the opening guitar melody is a rip-off of "gay bar" by electric 6?, oh and this song sucks by the way
    - Doug, Balintore, Scotland'

    hes right. on both counts.
  • Helen from England, EnglandI think McFly is fantastic! They're my all time favourite band! Dougie Poynter Rocks!
  • Anzi from London, EnglandWorship Mc Fly! They seriously rock! especially dougie! H.O.T! Mmmm.... this song is awesomeness! love always
  • Sinead from Dublin, IrelandI luv this song, its so fun and happy :D
  • Neil from Middlesbroughthis is the song the mcfly boys use in the movie "Just My Luck" staring Lindsay Lohan. when i trying to get a record deal
  • Doug from Balintore, Scotlanddid anyone else notice that the opening guitar melody is a rip-off of "gay bar" by electric 6?, oh and this song sucks by the way
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