Album: A Hangover You Don't Deserve (2004)
Charted: 35 23
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  • Woohoo
    Woohoo

    Debbie just hit the wall
    She never had it all
    One Prozac a day
    Husband's a CPA
    Her dreams went out the door
    When she turned twenty four
    Only been with one man
    What happened to her plan?

    She was gonna be an actress
    She was gonna be a star
    She was gonna shake her ass
    On the hood of Whitesnake's car
    Her yellow SUV, is now the enemy
    Looks at her average life
    And nothing has been alright

    Since Bruce Springsteen, Madonna
    Way before Nirvana
    There was U2 and Blondie
    And music still on M-T-V
    Her two kids in high school
    They tell her that she's uncool
    'Cause she's still preoccupied
    With 19, 19, 1985

    Woohoo
    (1985)
    Woohoo

    She's seen all the classics
    She knows every line
    Breakfast Club, Pretty In Pink
    Even Saint Elmo's Fire
    She rocked out to Wham!
    Not a big Limp Bizkit fan
    Thought she'd get a hand
    On a member of Duran Duran

    Where's the mini-skirt made of snake skin
    And who's the other guy singing in Van Halen
    When did reality become T.V.
    What ever happened to sitcoms, game shows
    (On the radio was)

    Bruce Springsteen, Madonna
    Way before Nirvana
    There was U2 and Blondie
    And music still on M-T-V
    Her two kids in high school
    They tell her that she's uncool
    'Cause she's still preoccupied
    With 19, 19, 1985

    Woohoo

    She hates time make it stop
    When did Motley Crue become classic rock?
    And when did Ozzy become an actor?
    Please make this
    Stop! Stop! Stop!
    And bring back

    Springsteen, Madonna
    Way before Nirvana
    There was U2 and Blondie
    And music still on M-T-V
    Her two kids in high school
    They tell her that she's uncool
    'Cause she's still preoccupied
    1985

    Bruce Springsteen, Madonna
    Way before Nirvana
    There was U2 and Blondie
    And music still on M-T-V
    Her two kids in high school
    They tell her that she's uncool
    But she's still preoccupied
    With 19, 19, 1985 Writer/s: Jaret Ray Reddick, John Lowe Kenneth Allen, Mitchell Allan Scherr
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 34

  • Mauxie from El Paso, Tx1st band visual was robert palmer. the 2nd band visual, i am confident is supposed to be run dmc. the 3rd obviously, george michael. the 4th is motley crue. sorry chris, the visual does not match the limp bizkit.
  • Kerry Koen from Weatherford, TxThis is the first song I heard by BFS and still my all time fave. It is my life's theme song. Seriously, just change a couple of the words and it is literally my life. GREATNESS!
  • Chris from Richmond VaActually I think the 2nd video parodied was Limp Bizkit's "Break Stuff", not Run DMC.
  • Grace from ArkhamCute video. And Tawny Kitaen is still smoking hot. She was gorgeous in the movie Witchboard.
  • Kevin from United StatesI love this song. I didn't realize until the end that it was Tawny Kitaen in the video. This song just goes to show that record producers are idiots. Anyone who would NOT think this song would be a hit is a moron. Of course you could think because I was 20 at the time I might feel that way but my friends kids all love this song too and they're currently in their 20s.
  • Augustus from Mineral Wells, MoAlright in the whitesnake video Here I go again it was the actress Tawny Kitaen who danced on 2 jaguars. It was also Tawny Kitaen who danced on a jaguar in the music video for 1985, so just figured i'd let you know that. Also this is probably my favorite song if not my favorite lol. If you couldn't recognize Tawny Kitaen you should definitely be ashamed of being an 80s fan.
  • Camille from Toronto, OhLove this catchy, creatively written song. Only saw the video after coming to this webpage. The video is cute (parts of it a bit bland) and tells the story. A bunch of (younger) loser guys live across the street from "Debbie". They can't believe her CPA husband leaves this hot chick home alone all day when he goes to work. They seem to know her story, and they entertain her by singing songs in the garage. She acts like they are an annoyance (shakes her head along with the mailman at their antics). When the night comes, tho, she allows herself the freedom to play out one of her fantasies: shakin' it on a car like the chick in the Whitesnake video. The Robert Palmer part is the best. Sad to say, there's a ring of truth to the song....many girls give up all their dreams to become a wife & mother and wind up wondering "what if".
  • Jessi from South Bloomfield, OhIs it sad that I understood all of these references when I was twelve?
  • Tom from East Hampton, Ct"Springsteen, Madonna, way before Nirvana..." Not way before, Nirvana's first album came out in '89. 1985-1989 is just four years, it's not like its 15 years.
  • Henry from Bedrock, In"Music still on MTV . . . ah, those were the days.
  • Matt from Houston, Txand by the way it's not really clever when another band wrote it
  • Matt from Houston, Txmotley crue is not classic rock. glam metal
  • Dom from Niagara Falls, Nythis bands singer is a great lyricist. he's really creative at writing songs.
  • Dom from Niagara Falls, Nythis bands singer is a great lyricist. he's really creative at writing songs.
  • Sarah from Eastern Passage, NsIt cracks me up every time I hear the line, "When did Motley Crue become classic rock?"
    ...siiiiiigh, I miss the eighties.
  • Aless from Houston, TxLove this song. Really lets me see things through my mom's eyes...heh...
  • Cati from Atlanta, GaLol, this vid and song is great. I love in the vid when they're supposed to be Motley Crue, they look hilarious. XD The first time I heard this song I didn't know who all these people were, and I re-watched it a little bit ago and was like, "OMG! They said way before NIRVANA? How come I didnt catch that last time?" and "Oh! I get the thing about shaking her ass on White Snake's care now!"
  • Trina from Nyc, NyThe song's really great, the video's kinda goofy but it's pretty funny, and I can see the truth in it.
  • Max from Laconia, Nhthe video is not stupid! it makes perfect sense! its just stages in 80s culter. the first part is Robert Palmer. the second is just hip hop stuff. the third is George Micheal solo, and the last is Motley Crue.
  • Latasha from Austin, Txoh yea that makes sence u hate the song so u look it up and comment it way to go but anyhoo, song rocks i used to be obsessed with it back in tha day lol
  • G from I Like Pi, --hate the song
  • Hannah from Howe, Inyes, the video is kind of stupid... but i like the song! :)
  • Bobsaget from Bellville, SdThe video, so I'm told, is stupid. Is this true?
  • Cassie from Overland Park, KsI would die for Bowling for Soup.
  • David from Youngstown, OhAhh, 1985 was indeed one of my favorite years - high school senior/college freshman. The song is hysterical and quite accurate.
  • Mike from Petersham, Mauggh! ANNOYING!!! I dont like the song or the band!!
  • Patrick from Tallapoosa, GaI loved the video. It's funny how they parodied a lot of bands from the 80s, and showed the woman trying to get through her life. Then at the end she's dressed in nothing but unmentionables, and dancing around on the hood of a ferrari like the girl from the Whitesnake video.
  • Kieran from Essex, Englandi love the line "and music still on MTV"

    BFS rock. i would
  • Cassie from Hamilton, NjBowling for Soup is the greatest band to ever exsist. They're songs are more clever than 95% of the bands' out there. Jaret Reddick is a genious.
  • Richard from San Diego, CaI hate this song so much. They play it every day at the gym, so now I'm just gonna stay home and get fat all thanks to these clowns.
  • Rik from Wenatchee, WaBryan, were you a teenager in the '80s? Lots of girls "rocked out" to Wham! back then.
  • Bryan from Edwardsville, IlWho rocks out to Wham? I think they just picked a random popular figure from the 80s.
  • Morgan from Steubenville, Ohhaha i love them i like when they are in a dress
  • Melissa from Toledo, OhI love this song and the video is hilarious. I can't believe no one commented on it.
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