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“Sex and Candy” by Marcy Playground

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“Sex and Candy” by Marcy Playground

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“Sex and Candy” by Marcy Playground


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    “Sex and Candy” by Marcy Playground (official video) is an alternative rock song.

    Song Title: Sex and Candy (official video)
    Artist: Marcy Playground
    Album: Marcy Playground
    Genre: alternative rock post-grunge mainstream rock pop adult pop
    Composer: Copyright © 1997 John Wozniak
    Lead Vocals: John Wozniak
    Guitar: John Wozniak
    Bass Guitar: Jared Kotler
    Drums: Jared Kotler
    Producer: Jared Kotler, Jim Sabella & Kenny Gioia
    Released: November 4, 1997 (1997-11-04) (EMI)
    Number of listens: 8184
    Current rank: 1372 (updated weekly)
    Highest rank: 1236 (play the video all the way through to register a vote for this song)

    U.S. Billboard Hot 100: peak #8 (eight), 1997
    Alternative: peak #1 (one), 1997
    Mainstream Rock: peak #4 (four), 1997
    Pop: peak #3 (three), 1997
    Adult Pop: peak #4 (four), 1997
    United Kingdom: peak #29, 1997
     Billboard chart listings courtesy of Billboard Magazine


    Summary quotation from Wikipedia:

    “Sex and Candy” is the title of a song released by American alternative rock group Marcy Playground. It was released in November 1997 as the lead single from their self-titled debut album Marcy Playground. It was the band’s breakthrough single.

    The song was written by John Wozniak, produced by Jim Sabella and Kenny Gioia, and engineered by Kenny Gioia and Bill Seasack. Both the drums and bass were performed by Jared Kotler. Guitar and vocals were performed by Wozniak.

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