What Did You Do This Weekend?

Forty years ago this weekend, The Knack started a five week run at No. 1 on the US singles chart with “My Sharona”, an incredibly catchy song that is best enjoyed without looking too closely at its skeevy lyrics.

The 45 record shown above looks just like the one my older brother had. This song was inescapable in the latter half of 1979.

What did you do this weekend?