I really like this song. Why? Because it has honesty in it.
Who is Lily Allen? How can she have had following on 3 continents? Well, let’s just say she had a moment in time. A Brit, near as I can tell, who “Made it” in America, Australia, and the UK. How? By singing what women were thinking, mostly.
For what it is worth, the Porter Wagoner show was a staple of the Country Western World when I was a kid (and a while there after).
In 1967, he introduced singer Dolly Parton on his television show, The Porter Wagoner Show. She became part of a well-known vocal duo with him from the late 1960s to the early 1970s.
Known as Mr. Grand Ole Opry, Wagoner charted 81 singles from 1954 to 1983. He was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2002.
So, yes, an alternate sub-title for this would be “blast from the past”. What, you kids out there (yes, I know some of you are out there too…) didn’t know Granny and Granddad had a wild youth too?
Oh, alternate title? “Well what made you think Country Folk were not horny, darlin’?”
At another time she did this one too:
Perhaps one ought to ‘look her up’ and find her stuff… It’s pretty contemporary in oh so many ways,