An Oral History of “We Built This City,” the Worst Song of All Time via GQ

5 Sep

This is funny. Worst song of all-time? Maybe one of the worst songs. I’d vote for “Rock Lobster” ahead of “We Built This City.”

Full disclosure: I bought this album back then, primarily because of the hit ballad “Sara”. I still dig that song though it forever is connected to Arlene Collusi breaking up with me in some basement rec. room in Rocky Point, NY. 

At any rate, it’s a good story.  And “Mambo” or “Mamba”? Find out here:

https://www.gq.com/story/oral-history-we-built-this-city-worst-song-of-all-time?curator=MediaREDEF

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Grist

A nonprofit news org for people who want a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck.

My Life According To Me

Always remember the victims and justice, as that is what is important.

Poprock Record

Songs with a hook

On the Corner

Ken Shane's personal blog

ImaginePublicity

marketing.promotions.publicity

%d bloggers like this: