There is no mistaking the hand gestures that go along with this song. If you make the "Egyptian" motion with both arms, someone near you will immediately start singing "Walk Like an Egyptian." When it was released in 1986, the song was a cultural phenomenon. The single sold a million copies and was #1 on the Billboard chart for four weeks. (video courtesy of YouTube)
The fact that lead singer Susanna Hoffs was one of the most gorgeous women ever in rock and roll certainly didn't hurt. Today she is 60 years old and still looks AMAZING! Click here to see Susanna photos and the article I posted on her birthday.
The B101 countdown of the Top 500 Songs of the 80's wraps up shortly after 6pm on Sunday (7/7).