Song: Dog Eat Dog

Running Time: 3:42

Year: 1986

Album: Polka Party, Al-In-The-Box, The Essential "Weird Al" Yankovic

Style Parody of: Talking Heads (And She Was, Stay Up Late, Once In A Lifetime)

Genre: New wave

Lyrics: Lyrics

Video: No

Download/Listen: MIDI

Forum: Forum Discussion Page


  • When performing Dog Eat Dog in concert, Al will typically don an oversized suit that is in direct resemblance of David Byrne from Talking Heads who wore an oversized suit for his stage performances.
  • All the lyrics in the bridge of the song are all parodying "Once In A Lifetime" which is by the Talking Heads
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