In this song, Brooks wonders what would happen if we didn't prize our fantasies so much. She said: "It's easy to fall in love with fantasies. But eventually that perfection disintegrates, and we begin to see that real people with real personalities can be so much greater than we ever imagined."
This was the follow-up to Meredith Brooks' big hit "Bitch," and her only other song to chart.
"Pretty In Pink" by Psychedelic Furs was released in 1981. Five years later, it inspired a movie of the same name starring Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy and Jon Cryer. The song was remixed for the re-release to have more Pop appeal.
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.