The Full Wiki

Funplex (song): Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Single by The B-52's
from the album Funplex
A-side "Funplex"
Released January 29, 2008
Format Digital download
Recorded 2007
Genre Pop, Rock
Length 4:07 (Album Version)
3:16 (Radio Edit)
Label Astralwerks
Writer(s) The B-52's
The B-52's singles chronology
"Love Shack '99"
"Juliet of the Spirits"

"Funplex" is a song recorded by The B-52's. It is the title track and first single from the band's eighth full-length studio album Funplex. The single was released to iTunes Store's internationally as a digital download on 29 January 2008.



Remixes of the track by Peaches, Cansei de Ser Sexy and Scissor Sisters were released digitally on 5 March 2008.

Music video

A music video was filmed in West Hollywood on March 1, 2008 and featured a cameo appearance by RuPaul, who appeared in the video for "Love Shack". The video features the band performing in a CGI shopping mall and premiered on MySpace on March 26, 2008.

References to mall culture

Lyrics in the song, "Private property–hippie be quiet / Your peace sign t-shirt / Could cause a riot" refer to the 2003 Crossgates Mall T-shirt censorship controversy.

Chart performance

Chart (2008) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 14 [1]

External links


  1. ^ Billboard [1]


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address