Shock The Monkey
Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel 1983 Shock the Monkey 45

Cover me when I run
Cover me through the fire
Something knocked me out' the trees
Now I'm on my knees

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 29 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1983
  • Hot 100 chart debut: Oct 23, 1982
  • from the album Security (1982)
  • on the record:
       Peter Gabriel- lead vocals
       David Rhodes- guitar
       Larry Fast- synthesizer
       Tony Levin- bass
       Jerry Marotta- drums
       Peter Hammill - backing vocals
  • written by Peter Gabriel
  • produced by David Lord, Peter Gabriel
  • recorded at Ashcombe House in Somerset, England (the Ashcombe House was Peter Gabriel's home in 1981)
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