"Sexy and I Know It" (CD Single)

Music review by
Stephanie Bruzzese, Common Sense Media
"Sexy and I Know It" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
Steamy but mostly silly song about showing off a hot body.

Parents say

age 12+
Based on 12 reviews

Kids say

age 12+
Based on 60 reviews

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A lot or a little?

The parents' guide to what's in this music.

Positive Messages

Though the song is about sex appeal, it also encourages listeners to exercise and be fit.

Positive Role Models & Representations

The song is about staying in shape and being proud of your body.


Some steamy lyrics about staring at a sexy bod: "I got a passion in my pants and I ain't afraid to show it...Girl, look at that body, I work out."




Bruce Lee, Speedo.

Drinking, Drugs & Smoking

What parents need to know

Parents need to know that while "Sexy and I Know It" isn't the most explicit song out there, it does include somewhat steamy lyrics about a guy who likes to show off his super-toned body and one reference to being a "pimp." Not-so-subtle sexual references include "I got a passion in my pants" and "I'm in a Speedo trying to tan my cheeks."

User Reviews

  • Parents say
  • Kids say
Adult Written bySaferPerson February 8, 2021


My 3 year old came across this song and started acting it out! Not funny. Don't even bother! And now she is 11 watching sex movies!!!!
Parent of a 7-year-old Written bybingder1 March 10, 2019

that's strange

This song, it's okay. It's a good song. But the music video, I would not let children under 10 watch it. The video is about some guys going for a dri... Continue reading
Teen, 15 years old Written byMoviedudde18 September 11, 2012


This is my song,
Teen, 16 years old Written bymoviewannabe December 24, 2012


Those wiggle-wiggle freaks think shaking their private parts behind a bare Speedo is funny. I FIND IT ANNOYING AND OFFENSIVE!!!!! Besides, I think kids of all a... Continue reading

What's the story?

Electro-hop duo LMFAO strut their stuff on "SEXY AND I KNOW IT," the third single from their second album, Sorry for Party Rocking. In this club track, a buff guy describes all the ways that the ladies ogle his toned physique.

Is it any good?

The deep electro-beat of "Sexy and I Know It" gets under your skin, making your feet move the minute it hits your ears. Though the lighthearted vocals by LMFAO DJs Redfoo and SkyBlu are a little ridiculous, the song is still a shoe-in for regular club rotation.

Talk to your kids about ...

  • Families can talk about what "sexy" means. Is "sexy" another word for "confident"? Why is this word thrown around so much?

  • The song is about working out and staying in shape; what are the benefits of exercise and taking care of your body?

  • Name your five most favorite ways to have fun and get exercise at the same time.

Music details

  • Artist: LMFAO
  • Release date: October 3, 2011
  • Type: Single
  • Label: Interscope Records
  • Genre: Pop
  • Parental advisory: No
  • Edited version available: No
  • Last updated: November 11, 2020

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