About “Earache My Eye”
“Earache My Eye” is a hidden song by Korn from their album Follow The Leader.
Korn’s heavy cover of the Cheech and Chong song which appeared in the movie Up In Smoke featuring vocals by Cheech Marin himself. The song itself is preceded by several people talking about weed and farting.
“Earache My Eye” is a comedic song by Cheech and Chong, originally released in 1974 on their album Cheech and Chong’s Wedding Album. The song was written and performed by Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong and features a fictional band named Alice Bowie, who is a parody of rock star David Bowie.
The song is a parody of rock music and features lyrics about a young man who gets high and suffers from an earache caused by listening to loud music. The song is famous for its catchy chorus and humorous spoken-word interludes. It was later re-recorded and released as a single in 1979 with a new instrumental backing track, which became a hit on the Billboard charts.
“Earache My Eye” has become a beloved classic of stoner humor and remains a popular cultural reference to this day. The song has been covered by various artists including Widespread Panic and Soundgarden and has appeared in numerous films, TV shows, and video games.
About Follow The Leader
Released in 1998, Follow The Leader is the third studio album by the American nu-metal band Korn. It was a commercial breakthrough for the band, peaking at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and spawning several hit singles such as “Got the Life”, “Freak on a Leash”, and “Dead Bodies Everywhere”.
The album showcases Korn’s unique blend of heavy metal, alternative rock, and hip hop, with influences from artists like Ice Cube, Cypress Hill, and Faith No More. It features guest appearances from various artists such as Ice Cube, Tre Hardson of The Pharcyde, and Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit.
Follow The Leader has been widely regarded as a landmark album in the nu-metal genre, helping to define the sound of the late 1990s and early 2000s. It remains one of Korn’s most successful and influential albums, continuing to attract new listeners and inspire other artists in the genre to this day.
How to find “Earache My Eye”
On CD: Begins at at 15:40 of track #25 (“My Gift to You”)
Listen to “Earache My Eye”
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