Birthday Boy
by Ween

Album: GodWeenSatan: The Oneness (1990)
  • songfacts ®
  • Artistfacts ®
  • Lyrics
  • You can hear Pink Floyd's "Echoes" in the background of this song, towards the end.
  • This song was written about the same woman "Baby Bitch" was written for on a later album. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Andrew - Abyss, PA, for above 2
Please sign in or register to post comments.

Comments: 2

  • Christina from Wolcott, CtThe title of this song is not part of the lyrics. You should put it in the category"Songs With Titles That Are Not Part of the Lyrics". Why was this song called Birthday Boy? Who is the birthday boy?
  • Jennifer from Little Rock, ArI am pretty sure there is also a Pink Floyd/Ummagumma reference on Don't Laugh--I love you...at the end...sounds like "Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving with a Pict"
see more comments

John Lee HookerSongwriter Interviews

Into the vaults for Bruce Pollock's 1984 conversation with the esteemed bluesman. Hooker talks about transforming a Tony Bennett classic and why you don't have to be sad and lonely to write the blues.

Neal Smith - "I'm Eighteen"They're Playing My Song

With the band in danger of being dropped from their label, Alice Cooper drummer Neal Smith co-wrote the song that started their trek from horror show curiosity to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

History Of RockSong Writing

An interview with Dr. John Covach, music professor at the University of Rochester whose free online courses have become wildly popular.

Matthew Wilder - "Break My Stride"They're Playing My Song

Wilder's hit "Break My Stride" had an unlikely inspiration: a famous record mogul who rejected it.

Billy Steinberg - "Like A Virgin"They're Playing My Song

The first of Billy's five #1 hits was the song that propelled Madonna to stardom. You'd think that would get you a backstage pass, wouldn't you?

George ClintonSongwriter Interviews

When you free your mind, your ass may follow, but you have to make sure someone else doesn't program it while it's wide open.