About Hey Ya lyrics. Backing Vocals. Andre , Donny Mathis, David Whild. Debra Killings, Aaron Mills. Hornz Unlimited. Cutmaster Swiff. Directed By. Bryan Barber, Andre Benjamin.
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The track became a commercial success, reaching number one in the United States, Australia, Canada, Norway, and Sweden. He returned to work on the song several evenings later, with session musician Kevin Kendricks performing the bassline on the synthesizer. They experimented with various sound effects, including singing through a vocoder , and did 30 to 40 takes for each line. G major and C major chords are played for one and two 4 4 measures, respectively. The lyrics begin to describe the protagonist's concerns and doubts about a romantic relationship. So this is a celebration of how men and women relate to each other in the s". During the second verse, the protagonist gets cold feet and wonders what the purpose of continuing the relationship is, pondering the question, "If they say nothing is forever The song's breakdown coined the phrase "shake it like a Polaroid picture", a reference to a technique used by some photographers to expedite drying of damp instant film photos taken with film made by the Polaroid Corporation. Photos taken with early versions of the film needed to be dried, and shaking the picture helped it to dry faster. The song closes by repeating the chorus and then gradually fading out.
The track became a commercial success, reaching the top five on most of the charts it entered, and reaching number one in Australia, Canada, Norway, Sweden, and the United States. In , Billboard named it as the 20th most successful song of the s in the United States. The song popularized the phrase "shake it like a Polaroid picture" and the Polaroid Corporation used the song to revitalize the public's perception of its products. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe. If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Forgot your password?
One, two, three! My baby don't mess around Because she loves me so This I know fo sho! But does she really wanna But can't stand to see me walk out the door Don't try to fight the feeling Because the thought alone is killin' me right now Thank God for Mom and Dad For sticking to together Like we don't know how. You think you've got it Oh, you think you've got it But got it just don't get it when there's nothin' at all We get together Oh, we get together But separate's always better when there's feelings involved Know what they say -its: Nothing lasts forever! Then what makes it, then what makes it Then what makes it, then what makes it Then what makes love the exception? So why, oh, why, oh Why, oh, why, oh, why, oh Are we still in denial when we know we're not happy here. Hey ya! Don't want to meet your daddy oh ohh , just want you in my caddy oh ohh Hey ya! Don't want to meet your momma, just want to make you cum-a oh, oh! I'm oh, oh I'm oh, oh I'm just being honest!