Smack Jack

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"Smack Jack"
Single by Nina Hagen
from the album NunSexMonkRock
Released 1982
Format 7" single
Label CBS
Nina Hagen singles chronology
"African Reggae"
(1980)
"Smack Jack"
(1982)
"New York / N.Y."
(1983)

"Smack Jack" is a single released in 1982 by Nina Hagen. The lyrics deal with heroin addiction, and are delivered in a disturbing voice with several overdubs. An accompanying music video was released, depicting Nina in drag singing the verses in a psychedelic environment, accompanied by two other Ninas who sing the chorus.[1][2][3][4]

Tracklist[edit]

  1. Smack Jack
  2. Cosma Shiva

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nina Hagen– Smack Jack". discogs.com. Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Smack Jack". amazon.com. Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Smack Jack". rateyourmusic.com. Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Nina Hagen "Smack Jack"". youtube.com. Retrieved 12 January 2014.