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The Ramones

I Wanna Be Sedated

  • Punk
  • Rock
  • Space
  • Musical
  • Pop
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  • 1970

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“I Wanna Be Sedated” is a song by the American punk rock band the Ramones. It is one of the band’s best known songs. It was originally released on their fourth album, Road to Ruin, in September 1978 and was the b-side of the UK single “She’s the One” released on January 10, 1979. The song was later released as a single in the Netherlands in 1979, then in the U.S. in 1980 by RSO Records from the Times Square soundtrack album. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Ba-ba-bamp-ba ba-ba-ba-bamp-ba I wanna be sedated ... Oh no no no no no ... Twenty-twenty-twenty four hours to go

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This song is listed #144 on Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

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More songs by The Ramones (See Charts): The Kkk Took My Baby Away, Rock 'N' Roll High School, and Blitzkrieg Bop.

Popular in Punk (See Charts): Going Underground, Peaches, Hanging Around, Nice & Sleazy, White Riot, Pretty Fly, This Is England, Blitzkrieg Bop, Killing Moon, and Self Esteem.


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