GQ provides a wonderfully acerbic take on Starship’s “We Built This City,” comparing its creation to cancer, among other gems. Most of the bandmates seem to have long ago resigned themselves to eternal ridicule, but they don’t mind the royalties. It’s one of the best worst hits ever. Read all about it!
An Oral History of “We Built This City,” the Worst Song of All Time
This piece is excerpted from the book Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal and provides some choice nuggets from an age of American music many of us wish we could forget.
Welcome to the jungle: The definitive oral history of ’80s metal