Starry Eyed Surprise

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"Starry Eyed Surprise"
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Single by Oakenfold featuring Shifty Shellshock
from the album Bunkka
Released July 8, 2002
Format CD single
Digital download
Genre Electronica, alternative hip hop
Label Maverick
Songwriter(s) Seth Binzer
Andy Gray
Fred Neil
Paul Oakenfold
Paul Oakenfold singles chronology
"Southern Sun"
"Starry Eyed Surprise"
"The Harder They Come"
"Southern Sun"
"Starry Eyed Surprise"
"The Harder They Come"

"Starry Eyed Surprise" is a song produced by Paul Oakenfold. It was released in July 2002 as the second single from his album Bunkka. It features vocals by Shifty Shellshock of Crazy Town. It was later included on Shifty Shellshock's 2004 album "Happy Love Sick", and Oakenfold's 2007 album "Greatest Hits & Remixes, Vol. 1".


The line "Freaky deaky, star speckles and pink butterflies", sung by Shifty Shellshock, is sung in a similar manner to that of his band's previous single, "Butterfly". The song also samples "Everybody's Talkin'" by Harry Nilsson.

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Track listing[edit]

  1. Starry Eyed Surprise (Single Edit)
  2. Starry Eyed Surprise (Josh Wink Re-interpretation)
  3. Starry Eyed Surprise (Oliverlieb Remix)
  4. Starry Eyed Surprise (Video)


Chart (2002) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[1] 37
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[2] 3
Ireland (IRMA)[3] 21
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[4] 19
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[5] 19
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[6] 5
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[7] 6
US Billboard Hot 100[8] 41
US Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs[8] 10


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