The Streets' Mike Skinner explained the song to The Daily Record: "Everyone thinks they're going to stay friends with their ex when they're 16. Then you get to a certain age and you realize that's never going to happen, because your girlfriend is kind of the opposite of a friend - in the nicest possible way, of course."
The chorus of "Voulez-vous coucher avec moi ce soir" in "Lady Marmalade" is French for "Do you want to sleep with me tonight?" When Labelle performed it on television, they had to change it to "Voulez-vous danser avec moi ce soir" (Do you want to dance with me tonight?).
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.