Walk Like an Egyptian, The Bangles*

May 16, 2021 — Song #136

For 1986, I will pick the song “Walk Like an Egyptian” by The Bangles. This song was written by Liam Sternberg, the story goes that he came up with the idea while riding a ferry, watching people losing their balance, he thought they looked like Egyptians. The song was offered to Toni Basil, who I just wrote about regarding the song “Mickey,” but she refused it. The song was a…