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Sheena is a Punk Rocker by Ramones Song Analysis
Part I Artist Name: Ramones Song Title: Sheena is a Punk Rocker Composer Name: Joey Ramone, Thomas Cummings, Erdelyi, john Colvin, Jeffrey, and Douglas Album Title: Rocket To Russia Genre: Punk and Surf Rock Record Label: Sire Year of Release: August 1977 Personnel and Instrumentation: Joey Ramone- vocals Johnny Ramone- lead Guitarist Dee Dee Ramone- Bassist and Vocalist Marky Ramone- Chris Hillman – electric bass Michael Clarke – drums Part II Lyrics and Structure of the Song Sheena is a Punk Rocker Tempo: Mid Tempo Lyrics Verse 1 Well the kids are all hopped up and ready to go
They're ready to go now
They got their surfboards
And they're going to the Discotheque Au Go Go
But she just couldn't stay
She had to break away
Well New York City really has it all
Oh yeah, oh yeah Chorus
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker now
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker now

She's a punk punk, a punk rocker
Punk punk, a punk rocker
Punk punk, a punk rocker Verse 2
Well the kids are all hopped up and ready to go
They're ready to go now
They got their surfboards
And they're going to the Discotheque Au Go Go
But she just couldn't stay
She had to break away
Well New York City really has it all
Oh yeah, oh yeah Chorus
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker now

Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker
Sheena is a punk rocker now

She's a punk punk, a punk rocker
Punk punk, a punk rocker
Punk punk, a punk rocker Part III The song is important to the punk rock subculture as its heading and lyrics refer to it a punk. The Sheena character in the song refers to Sheena: Queen of the jungle, the popular…...

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