Hot Corner

Songfacts®:

  • Kate Pierson (from The B-52's website): "That was a real corner by our old studio, in the Morton Building, where a lot of hot action took place. Like 'Love Shack,' the song is a mix of all things Athens: the bus station where Keith and Ricky worked, the dance parties we crashed, the crazy outfits we wore."

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