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Don't Stand So Close to Me (4:58)

"Don't Stand So Close to Me" is a 1980 song and hit single by the British rock band The Police. It concerns a schoolgirl's crush on her young teacher and the teacher's nervousness about the situation. The Police won the 1982 "Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal" for this song. A re-recorded version of the song was released in 1986 as "Don't Stand So Close to Me '86". The song deals with the… read more

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Young teacher, the subject
Of schoolgirl fantasy
She wants him so badly
Knows what she wants to be

The Police - Don't Stand So Close to Me Lyrics


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  • god this song****
  • I love the music video to this song. Sting takes his shirt off at the end. Oh baby.
  • I love the drums! :)
  • Flute
  • Great
  • Good
  • favorite of theres
  • GREAT song.
  • Well it was all analogue in your day dear.

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