She's So Fine


  • The Strypes are a Rhythm and Blues band who formed in the town of Cavan, Ireland. The group initially stuck to playing covers, and this was the first original song they wrote.
  • Vocalist Josh McClorey told NME regarding the lyric "She float like a bee but she sting like a butterfly": "I've got a huge Muhammed Ali poster in my room with his famous catchphrase on it. I was up late one night and was staring at it, and thought 'Ah!' and I had the idea to flip it around."


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