All You Zombies (song)

All You Zombies
"All You Zombies" is a song by The Hooters.wikipedia
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The Hooters

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"All You Zombies" is a song by The Hooters.
The Hooters first gained major commercial success in the United States in the mid-1980s due to heavy radio airplay and MTV rotation of several songs including "All You Zombies", "Day by Day", "And We Danced" and "Where Do the Children Go".

Amore (The Hooters album)

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It was subsequently included on the band's debut album Amore (1983) and an extended version of the song was included on their second album Nervous Night (1985).
Amore introduced the original versions of four songs: "All You Zombies", "Hanging on a Heartbeat", "Fightin' on the Same Side" and "Blood from a Stone", which would reappear in different versions on later albums.

Nervous Night (album)

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It was subsequently included on the band's debut album Amore (1983) and an extended version of the song was included on their second album Nervous Night (1985).
The album features two of the band's biggest and best-known hits, "And We Danced" and "Day by Day", as well as the minor hit, "All You Zombies", which was a rerecorded version of a single that had first been released in 1982.

Sandra (singer)

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The song has been covered by German singer Sandra for her eighth studio album The Art of Love, and released as a promo single.
However, her version of The Hooters' "All You Zombies" became a big radio hit in Poland.

Reggae

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Influenced by Reggae music, co-writer Eric Bazilian said the band was working on a different song when the idea "just came to us, like a vision."

Cherry Hill, New Jersey

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The Hooters first released a version of "All You Zombies" recorded live at the Emerald City nightclub in Cherry Hill, New Jersey on 11 April 1981.

Cyndi Lauper

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Hyman and Bazilian had worked with Cyndi Lauper on her album She's So Unusual, which led to Columbia Records offering the band a contract.

She's So Unusual

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Hyman and Bazilian had worked with Cyndi Lauper on her album She's So Unusual, which led to Columbia Records offering the band a contract.

Columbia Records

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Hyman and Bazilian had worked with Cyndi Lauper on her album She's So Unusual, which led to Columbia Records offering the band a contract.

The Art of Love (album)

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The song has been covered by German singer Sandra for her eighth studio album The Art of Love, and released as a promo single.

Santiano (band)

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Another cover was published by the German band Santiano in 2013 (album Mit den Gezeiten).

Valhalla

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They used a German text and changed it into a song about Vikings going to Walhalla, which is the title of the song.

Chicago Tribune

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Eric Bazilian told the Chicago Tribune in 1985 that he didn't know the meaning of the song despite having written it.

Moses

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"People ask us what it's about ... the weird thing is we didn't consciously put [the heavy stuff] there. Hyman later told Songfacts that the biblical images, including Moses and Noah, were not part of any agenda, though some radio stations refused to play it. "I love songs like that, you just listen and every time you hear it you kind of wonder what's going on."

Noah

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"People ask us what it's about ... the weird thing is we didn't consciously put [the heavy stuff] there. Hyman later told Songfacts that the biblical images, including Moses and Noah, were not part of any agenda, though some radio stations refused to play it. "I love songs like that, you just listen and every time you hear it you kind of wonder what's going on."