Explicit lyrics in music aren’t new. You can go back DECADES and find dirty words in popular songs. UltimateClassicRock.com put together a list of 40 songs from the glory days with curse words. Here are 10 examples:
Yes, this is real . . . but it’s so hard to make out that if you’ve never heard the story, you probably never even noticed it. According to the Beatles sound engineer, PAUL MCCARTNEY shouted it after botching a note, and JOHN LENNON insisted they leave it in. He said, quote, “Most people won’t ever spot it . . . but we’ll know it’s there.” And yes…it’s in the version we play. Shhhhh!
(The F-bomb happens at 2:58.)