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Riff: Paul McCartney – “Queenie Eye”

Oct 14, 2013

Play the game/Take your chances/Every dance is much the same/Doesn’t matter which of them you choose

from Queenie Eye lyrics by Paul McCartney

Perhaps inspired by a famously bitter and acrimonious divorce, this pounding boogie-rock number sees McCartney serve up his own brand of revenge against a certain fame-hungry and money-grabbing ‘wicked witch’ by insinuating that promiscuous is her middle name; [LISTEN].

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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