Slow Cheetah is a rock and roll song from the Red Hot Chili Peppers' 2006 album Stadium Arcadium. The song is characteristic of the band's stylistic shift from rap and funk towards a mellower sound, evident in their latest albums. “Slow Cheetah” is unusual in that it is one of the few songs on Stadium Arcadium to feature the use of an acoustic guitar.
Andrew Perry of The Observer notes that within the dreamy,…
Waking up dead, inside of my head
Would never, never do, there is no med
No medicine to take