Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hot Child in the City

Later, I thought Nick Gilder was the Next. Big. Thing. I believed this was musical gold, bought the album, and learned the words to every song.

So young to be loose and on her own.
Young boys, they all want to take her home.

One YouTube commenters calls it “one of the most sleazy and perverted songs ever. Not wrong.


  1. Another song I know so well!

    "When she goes downtown she walks like she just don't care, yeah." I wanted to be like that. Well, first I wanted a downtown to go to. Then second, I wanted to walk like I didn't care.

  2. I, on the other hand, took seriously advice I read once to "walk as if you're somebody's sweetheart." I gave it my best shot.

  3. When this song was popular, I thought it was so stupid, but it was played all the time and I ended up liking it in spite of myself. Still do.


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