AC/DC: You Shook Me All Night Long Meaning
Song Released: 1980
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You Shook Me All Night Long Lyrics
She was a fast machine
She kept her motor clean
She was the best damn woman I had ever seen
She had the sightless eyes
Telling me no lies
Knockin' me out with those American thighs
Taking more than her share
anonymous Nov 8th, 11:55pm report
The blind sightless eyes-bit is a woman riding and straddling him (hence the thighs line). The sightless eyes he speaks of are the woman's breast. She's riding him while looking at her breast. Its pretty self explanatory. Breast nipples can be construed as the eyes.
anonymous Jul 5th, 2014 7:44am report
You guys call yourselves fans of acdc..... Apparently no one read their biography
anonymous Jul 22nd, 2013 7:04am report
If you think about it, it could be about an obese woman. American thighs- America has the largest obesity rate. The earth was quaking- her heavy weight caused the earth to shake.
anonymous Jan 22nd, 2013 1:36pm report
Hot sexy girl named Tammy from Ohio!!! She was hot,sexy, wild, great ass, tits , everyone wanted her! She ended up being a stripper. Lucky guy who married her! Awesome personality also! Everyone loved her! This is her song because her last name in it! Long!
anonymous May 30th, 2012 5:43am report
Couldn't it be taken as devil/possession interpretation? Guess it depends how you view the song
anonymous Oct 16th, 2011 10:02pm report
"She told me to come but I was already there..."
Obvious, isn´t it?
anonymous Jun 9th, 2011 6:46pm report
You see, I always assumed this was a song about an extremely fine car.
"She had the sightless eyes, telling me no lies." -If this song is about a real woman, it doesn't make any sense, unless she was blind or lacking sight as that is what sightless means. I took it as he was talking about the headlights, which often times are characterized as the "eyes" of a car and they can't see and a car can't tell any lies.
anonymous May 27th, 2011 5:31pm report
I've heard an interview with Brian where he says that the course was actually about him having diarehea, and in the beginning he's singing about a car.
anonymous May 8th, 2011 5:03pm report
No it was made from a joke about a man hew contest about being with a girl.
anonymous Apr 9th, 2011 4:18pm report
All AC/DC songs are about sex, drugs and rock n' roll. plain and simple
(with a few exceptions, like Hells Bells)
anonymous Nov 3rd, 2008 11:21pm report
This is about sex.
This interpretation has been marked as poor. view anyway
anonymous Jul 22nd, 2008 7:22pm report
What the hell kind of carnival are you thinking of?
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