King of Suede

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"King of Suede"
Single by "Weird Al" Yankovic
from the album "Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D
B-side "Nature Trail to Hell"
Released April 1984
Format 7"
Recorded December 13, 1983
Genre Comedy, new wave
Length 4:12
Label Scotti Brothers
Producer(s) Rick Derringer
"Weird Al" Yankovic singles chronology
"Eat It"
(1984)
"King Of Suede"
(1984)
"I Lost on Jeopardy"
(1984)
"Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D track listing
  1. "Eat It"
  2. "Midnight Star"
  3. "The Brady Bunch"
  4. "Buy Me A Condo"
  5. "I Lost on Jeopardy"
  6. "Polkas on 45"
  7. "Mr. Popeil"
  8. "King Of Suede"
  9. "That Boy Could Dance"
  10. "Theme From Rocky XIII (The Rye Or The Kaiser)"
  11. "Nature Trail to Hell"

"King Of Suede" is a song which "Weird Al" Yankovic recorded for and released on his second major-label album, "Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D. It is a parody of "King of Pain" by The Police. The said lyrics consist of an extended advertising monologue by the owner of a clothing store that is so well known for its various suede garments that the said owner is known as the "King Of Suede."

Track listing[edit]

  1. "King of Suede" – 4:12
  2. "Nature Trail to Hell" – 5:50

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1984) Peak
Position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 62

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