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David Bowie

Blue Jean

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This article is about the David Bowie song. For the trousers, see Jeans. For the magazine, see Blue Jean Magazine. For the bird, see Blue-gray Tanager. For the supercomputer architecture, see Blue Gene. “Blue Jean” is a song from the album Tonight by David Bowie. One of only two tracks on the album to be written entirely by Bowie, it was released as a single ahead of the album. Loosely inspired by Eddie Cochran, the song was an uncomplicated composition, recalling earlier Bowie rockers such as “The Jean Genie”, and is generally regarded as one of the better parts of a disappointing album. Following the huge commercial success of Bowie’s previous album, Let’s Dance, its singles and the Serious Moonlight Tour, “Blue Jean” was launched with massive promotion. Julien... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Oh, somebody send me

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Most votes come from Greece, United States, Spain, France, Turkey, Canada, and Germany.


More songs by David Bowie (See Charts): As The World Falls Down, Friday On My Mind, Velvet Goldmine, I’ve Been Waiting For You, It’s Hard To Be A Saint In The City, I’m Waiting For The Man, Sorrow, Growin’ Up, Lady Stardust, and Glass Spider.

Popular in Rock (See Charts): Bohemian Rhapsody, Beat It, Wish You Were Here, Give In To Me, Wherever You Will Go, Stigmatized, Nothing's Changed, Hotel California, Imagine, and Nothing Else Matters.


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