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The lyrics tell the story of a man who sees a Ill Wait Til Tomorrow - The Beatles - Thirty Days woman walking by. He yearns for her and wonders if, as beautiful as she is, she might be lonely like he is.
At the last minute, she turns back and joins him. The title was inspired by Orbison's wife, Claudette, interrupting a conversation to announce she was going out. When Orbison asked if she had enough cash, his co-writer Bill Dees interjected, " A pretty woman never needs any money.
Orbison's recording of the song was produced by Fred Foster  on 1 August Williams introduced him as a kid who had just arrived in Nashville, with a borrowed guitar, who heard Orbison was minus a guitar player, went over and got the gig. Bill Porter served as recording engineer for the song. Orbison's publisher, Acuff-Rose Music sued 2 Live Crew on the basis that the fair use doctrine did not permit reuse of their copyrighted material for profit.
The case, Campbell v. Acuff-Rose Music, Inc. The Supreme Court decided in 2 Live Crew's favor, greatly expanding the doctrine of fair use and extending its protections to parodies created for profit. It is considered a seminal fair use decision. Van Halen covered the song on their album, Diver Down. It was preceded by a synth-driven intro titled "Intruder". A Valuable Coin Collection - Eddie Smith - Finders, Keepers - A Musical For The Young Choir the video of the single, the two songs were joined, giving a running-time of This was done to lengthen the song in order to fit the video's running time.
Per a hunchbacked onlooker's request, they rescue a captive girl played by transgender entertainer International Chrysis. It was one of the first videos banned by MTVdue to its opening sequence, where the captive girl is tied up Pretty Woman - Nat & John - Pretty Woman / Alpine Winter fondled against her will by a pair of little people.
This was the band's second Top 20 hit, peaking at 12 on the Billboard Hot and also peaking at 1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Oh Pretty Woman. For the film named after this song, see Pretty Woman.
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