Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" was written by Robert Hazard, who only recorded a demo of it in 1979. Robert Hazard wrote this song from a male point of view. Cyndi Lauper changed the lyrics with Hazard's approval.


Girls Just Wanna Have Fun (WORD)
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To play along with the video in GCEA tuning, put your capo on the 6th fret.

Cyndi Lauper's version appeared on her 1983 debut solo record, She's So Unusual. Lauper’s version gained recognition as a feminist anthem and was promoted by a Grammy-winning video. It has been covered on either an album or in live concert by over 30 other artists. The single was Lauper's breakthrough hit, reaching No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and becoming a worldwide hit throughout late 1983 and early 1984.

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