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AC/DC: Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap Meaning


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Song Released: 1976

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap Lyrics

If you're havin' trouble with your high school bed head
He's givin' you the blues
You wanna graduate but not in his bed
Here's what you gotta do -
Pick up the phone
I'm always home
Call me any time
Just ring
36 24 36 hey
I lead a life of...


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    Nov 26th, 2005 11:12pm report

    This song is about a hitman, and his line of work. He (Bon Scott)asks of the problems and introduces himself and what he does. "you having trouble with your highschool head, he's giving you the blues" "pick up the phone I'm always home call me anytime, just ring 36 24 36 I lead a life of crime" And it goes on to tell about the price of deed is not expensive.


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    Sep 20th, 2013 9:50pm report

    Uh...to me...ah, it's about prostitution....except for a man whore...


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    Jan 25th, 2009 1:20pm report

    yes, it is about a hitman. but the inspiration for the song actually came from a cartoon character in the show "Beany and Cecil", that angus watched as a kid. the characters name was "Dishonest John", and he handed out business cards that said "dirty deads, done dirt cheap. sundays and holidays, special rates"


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    Jan 7th, 2009 1:08am report

    What the hell? A hitman? THIS SONG IS ABOUT A MANWHORE!!

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