The Troggs - Wild Things album
Wild Thing" is a song written by American songwriter Chip Taylor and popularized by the English rock band the Troggs. It was originally recorded and released by the American rock band the Wild Ones in 1965, but it did not chart. The Troggs' single reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 and number two on the UK Singles Chart in 1966. Their version of "Wild Thing" was ranked at number 257 on the Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
See for Miles' Troggs compilation Wild Things collects 20 tracks from the group's angsty mid-'70s period. Fans looking for "Love Is All Around" or the original version of frat rock staple "Wild Thing" (presented hear in its raw, re-recorded pre-new wave form) will be disappointed, but anybody wondering why the band is often cited as one of the "godfathers of punk" will find searing cuts like "Rock & Roll Lady," "Walking the Dog," and "Gonna Make You" edge.
Wild Thing" (originally by The Wild Ones). Wild thing You make my heart sing You make everything groovy Wild thing. Wild thing, I think I love you But I wanna know for sure So come on and hold me tight I love you. Wild thing, I think you move me But I wanna know for sure So come on and hold me tight You move me. Come on, come on, wild thing Shake it, shake it, wild thing.
In 1966, English band The Troggs turned their cover of Wild Thing into a hit. The song was written by5 Chip Taylor-brother of Jon Voight and uncle to Angelina Jolie-who talked to Rolling Stone about demoing the song saying, I was on the floor laughing when I was through. This song was originally recorded in 1965 by an American band known as the Wild Ones-but their version flopped. Meanwhile, the Troggs first single, Lost Girl, also flopped and they found Taylor’s original recording in a heap of demos
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The Troggs US singles chronology. I Can't Control Myself" (1966). Wild Thing " is a song written by American songwriter Chip Taylor and popularized by the English rock band the Troggs ✪ The Troggs- Wild Thing. The Troggs - Wild Thing. Wild Thing The Troggs Lyrics HD. ✪ Wild Thing - The Troggs - Cover - Lyrics. Tone Loc - Wild Thing. In 1981, Siouxsie recorded it with her second band The Creatures, adding new lyrics; "Wild thing, I think I hate you/but I wanna know for sure/so come on, hit me hard/I hate you": it was included on the EP Wild Things. Siouxsie's version with the Creatures was described by critics as "Perhaps the most striking of those 7,500-odd licensed recordings on which chilly multitracked vocals are accompanied only by tribal-sounding drums".
Watch the video for Wild Thing from The Troggs's School of Rock for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. A new version of Last. The Troggs - With a Girl Like You With a Girl Like You The Troggs.