"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 11+
Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 12+
Based on 60 reviews

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.

Violence
Sex

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."

Language

"Pimp."

Consumerism

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

Parent Written bymomsafety January 22, 2012

A little inappropriate

OK this song.....Is annoying. Has inappropriate stuff, not a very good song. Even though it's catchy. Not a family song.
Uncle of a 12 year old Written byandreiairiscord... January 30, 2018

super sexy!!!

its okay, everthing for sexy
Teen, 15 years old Written byMoviedudde18 September 11, 2012

S&IKI

This is my song,
Kid, 12 years old March 27, 2013

Uh..

The song is catchy, but it's DEFINITELY not something your family would play in the car while driving to the grocery store. I guess it's OK for tweens... 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

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