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Not to be confused with compilation with the same name. Eat It is a parody of Michael Jackson's Beat It by Weird Al Yankovic.
It was a huge hit for Al.

Album: Weird Al Yankovic In 3-D

Released: February 28, 1984

Recorded: December 13, 1983

Total running time: 6:51


  1. Eat It (3:19)
  2. That Boy Could Dance (3:32)


  • Grammy - Best Comedy Recording (1984)
  • No. 1 - Australia ARIA Singles Chart
  • No. 36 - UK Singles Chart
  • No. 12 - U.S Billboard Hot 100


  • This is the first Michael Jackson parody Al did, the second being Fat and the third being Snack All Night
  • Al didn't expect the reaction he would have gotten from Michael Jackson to allow the parody. Michael thought it was funny and allowed the parody to be released