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Old 08-02-2005, 10:48 AM   #1
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What is Beck saying in "Girl"???

Ok so the new Beck song "Girl" is great. But what the deuce is he saying in the main chorus part.

"Hey... My _____ Girl"

Someone thought it was "summer" girl but I don't think so. And I can't find anyone who lists that word, even at beck.com

She's a mystery to me...

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Old 08-02-2005, 10:51 AM   #2
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I think it's "slant-eyed" and that's why it's not in print anywhere.

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Old 08-02-2005, 11:11 AM   #3
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I have wondered about this too.
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Old 08-02-2005, 11:50 AM   #4
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It's "Sun-eyed Girl" Took me forever to figure it out, now it sounds obvious.

You realize that he is a serial killer in the song.
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That makes sense. At first I thought it was sunlight girl.
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Old 08-02-2005, 04:36 PM   #6
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I've thought both sonar and summer.
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Old 08-02-2005, 04:37 PM   #7
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I was wondering the same thing myself, I suppose a lot of people are
thanks for solving the mystery. I like the film clip, it reminds me of old MAD magazines.
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Old 08-02-2005, 05:22 PM   #8
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I've also wondered about the lyrics here...
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Old 08-02-2005, 08:09 PM   #9
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the next time this happens just put your TV on mute and let the captions tell you exactly what he is saying.

I do it all the time.
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Old 08-02-2005, 08:11 PM   #10
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iv'e read "sun-eyed" on lyric sites, then again ive caught plenty of mistakes on u2 lyrics on them
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Old 08-02-2005, 09:09 PM   #11
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i always thought it was summer, but then i remembered this is beck and not aerosmith.
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Old 08-02-2005, 09:56 PM   #12
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I thought it was "Southern".

Anywho, I've not read the lyrics to this song...it deals with a serial killer?

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Old 08-02-2005, 10:22 PM   #13
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Well considering the album is titled 'Guero' and it has a whole heap of Spanish lyrics throughout, I thought it was something in Spanish... sonaye, sonnet, sunni... I dunno? Sun eyed seems stupid to omit from the lyrics...
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Old 08-03-2005, 09:44 AM   #14
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when the album leaked, the song was called 'summer girl' so I thought it was summer and didn't give it further thought.

whatever ponce labled the tracks could have been completely faulty, though.
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Top tune, whatever he is saying.

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