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Poking out those 'Bette Davis Eyes'

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November

Kim_carnes_bette_davis_eyes There's something truly evil about the song Bette Davis Eyes. The plodding melody maybe? The silly lyrics -- "Off your feet with the crumbs she throws you''? Maybe it's as simple as that monotonous electronic backbeat between verses.

Kim Carnes, you and your Marlboro-stained voice-box owe the '80s nation a profound apology for subjecting us to this ear-worm. (Click here to see the video.)

In any case, I can guarantee you that this little sonic dropping will be our list of the Top 10 Horrible Hits of 1981 podcast, which Sean Daly and I are recording later today.

What else should make the list? Check out a list of the Top 100 hits of the year by clicking here and let us know!

IN THE MEANTIME: Jeff in Cuba offers his latest rant on the hits of '81. Click here to listen.

[Last modified: Wednesday, June 9, 2010 2:40pm]

    

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