Karma Chameleon, Culture Club*

May 12, 2021 — Song #132

For 1983, I picked “Karma Chameleon” by Culture Club. The song was mostly written by Boy George. In an interview from The Billboard Book #1 Hits, Boy George said: “The song is about the terrible fear of alienation that people have, the fear of standing up for one thing. It’s about trying to suck up to everybody. Basically, if you aren’t true, if you don’t act like you feel, then you…