Starland Vocal Band: Afternoon Delight Meaning
Song Released: 1976
Covered By: Glee Cast
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Afternoon Delight Lyrics
The Starland Vocal Band
Gonna find my baby, gonna hold her tight
gonna grab some afternoon delight.
My motto's always been; when it's right, it's right.
Why wait until the middle of a cold dark night.
When everything's a...
anonymous Feb 13th, 07:23 report
LOL, everyone being conservative when talking about fuckin in the afternoon. Virgins..
anonymous Dec 24th, 2012 12:32pm report
he wanted sex in the afternoon, DAAAHHHH
anonymous Dec 24th, 2012 12:30pm report
This song is about a man finding his woman so irresistible that he could not wait to "do" her until the night time so he did it at merely 12:01 in the afternoon. Hence, "Afternoon Delight". The artist also makes a good point by saying that everything is clearer in the light of day, meaning that you can see everything about your partner (genitals). In the movie Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Ron explains what "love" feels like by singing this song to his friends/co-workers. The lyrics "sky rockets in flight" means that the man has a massive erection.
anonymous Oct 25th, 2011 10:09am report
he wanted sex in the afternoon...DAHHH.
anonymous Jun 1st, 2011 6:10pm report
It was written by Bill Danoff, one of the members of the band. Danoff's fellow bandmember and then-wife Kathy "Taffy" Nivert told at least one audience that the title came from a spicy menu item of the same name at Clyde's restaurant in Georgetown. Danoff enjoyed writing the song and downplayed the somewhat controversial lyrics, saying, "I didn't want to write an all-out sex song ... I just wanted to write something that was fun and hinted at sex."
anonymous May 27th, 2011 5:55am report
As said on glee i think this song is about pudding :L trawlololololol
anonymous Apr 17th, 2011 4:23am report
Song is about getting laid in the afternoon, AKA, a quickie.
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