The Knack - My Sharona album
The Knack lead singer Doug Fieger wrote the lyrics to this song, which is about a girl he fancied. Doug was in a long-term relationship when he walked into the clothing store where a high school student named Sharona Alperin (who had a boyfriend), was working. The age difference (he was about eight years older) and relationship status didn't deter Fieger, who was immediately lovestruck. With his girlfriend looking on, he invited Sharona to a show. That's Sharona Alperin on the cover of the single holding the Get The Knack album. She posed for the art even though she and Doug Fieger weren't yet dating. In an interview with the Washington Post, Doug Fieger said: "I was 25 when I wrote the song. But the song was written from the perspective of a 14-year-old boy. It's just an honest song about a 14-year-old bo.
Produced by Mike Chapman. Ooh, my little pretty one, pretty one When you gonna give me some time, Sharona? Ooh, you make my motor run, my motor run Gun it coming off of the line, Sharona. Never gonna stop, give it up, such a dirty mind I always get it up for the touch of the younger kind My, my, my, I, yi, woo! M-m-m-my Sharona. Come a little closer, huh, ah, will ya, huh? Close enough to look in my eyes, Sharona Keeping it a mystery gets to me Running down the length of my thighs, Sharona
Lyrics to "My Sharona" song by The Knack: Hoo, my little pretty one, my pretty one When you gonna give me some time, Sharona? Hoo, you make m. .Close enough to look in my eyes, Sharona Keepin' it a mystery, it gets to me Runnin' down the length of my thigh, Sharona. Never gonna stop, give it up, such a dirty mind I always get it up for the touch of the younger kind My, my, my, aye-aye, woo! M-m-m-my Sharona M-m-m-my Sharona (Yeah!) When you gonna give to me, g-give to me Is it just a matter of time, Sharona? Is it d-d-destiny, d-destiny Or is it just a game in my mind, Sharona? Never gonna stop, give it up, such a dirty mind I always get it up for the touch of the younger kind My, my, my, aye-aye, woo! M-m-m-m-m-m-m-my, my,.
My Sharona" /ʃəˈroʊnə/ is the debut single by the Knack. The song was written by Berton Averre and Doug Fieger, and released in 1979 from their album Get the Knack. It reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart where it remained for 6 weeks, and was number one on Billboard's 1979 Top Pop Singles year-end chart
Watch the video for My Sharona from The Knack's Get The Knack for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. According to Homer this song is a pop music footnot. e didn't say stop. The song was written about Sharona Alperin, who was dating the leader of the band. She is now a real estate broker in Bel Air, CA. The track gained some attention in 2005 when it appeared on the playlist of . President George W. Bush's iPod.
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Album Name My Sharona. 1. My Sharona - The Knack, Averre, Berton. 2. That's What the Little Girls Do. 3. (She's So) Selfish. 5. Your Number or Your Name - The Knack, Averre, Berton. 6. I Want Ya. 7. The Hard Way - The Knack, Davies, Ray. 8. How Can Love Hurt So Much. 9. It's You - The Knack, Averre, Berton.
The Knack in 1979 at the time of 'My Sharona'. Photo: Ebet Roberts"I met this guy who was out of work, an engineer called Colin Thurston, and I felt kind of bad for him so I got him a job as our studio manager," he recalls. Then we got this fabulous booking with Tony Visconti and David Bowie - they were working on Bowie's Low album - and Colin told me 'You're not engineering any more. The night before the album sessions started, Mike Chapman said 'Tomorrow I want the biggest drum sound ever recorded. That was his MO to get the thing going. Still, it's one thing to use room mics and quite another to have one directly above the snare.
|B||Let Me Out|
- Producer – Mike Chapman
- Written-By – B. Averre*, D. Fieger*
NotesDemo Record. Not for sale.
|4731||The Knack||My Sharona (7", Single)||Capitol Records||4731||US||1979|
|10 C 006-085921, 10 C 006-085.921||The Knack||My Sharona (7", Single)||Capitol Records, Capitol Records||10 C 006-085921, 10 C 006-085.921||Spain||1979|
|SPSK 70417||The Knack||My Sharona / Let Me Out (7", Single)||Pepita||SPSK 70417||Hungary||1979|
|31C 066 85921||The Knack||My Sharona (7", Single)||Capitol Records||31C 066 85921||Brazil||1979|
|121-0022||The Knack||Mi Sharona = My Sharona (7", Single)||Capitol Records||121-0022||Ecuador||1979|