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The cover of "Give It Away" was a painting of a Chinese infant, surrounded by fish, vegetables, fruits and sushi ; "Under the Bridge" is a photograph of a bridge in the city of Los Angeles; "Suck My Kiss" had a black and white photograph of the band, with Kiedis and Flea holding a large fish; "If You Have to Ask" is an illustration of an avocado next to a girl's large buttocks in a yellow bikini; and "Breaking the Girl" featured a painting of a human being covered in magma. When every single kid at the show sings a song, that's our next single. The lyrics are printed in white lettering across a black background, hand written by Kiedis. I apologized for fucking up but they said 'Fucking up? Blood Sugar Sex Magik integrated the band's typical punk and funk style, but moved away from all that with more melodically driven songs. Photographs of each band member alone, and two photographs of the band as a whole are also included. I Kiedis took the mic and belted out 'Give it away, give it away, give it away, give it away now. The track reached number two on the Billboard Hot in early When Frusciante began playing "Under the Bridge", Kiedis missed his cue; the entire audience began singing the song, instead. Kiedis recalled of the situation: Promotion and release[ edit ] Blood Sugar Sex Magik was released on September 24, , the same day as Nirvana 's breakthrough album Nevermind. Blood Sugar Sex Magik was written at a more rapid pace than the band's previous album. It, thus, gave developed the song "Give It Away". Kiedis focused lyrically on sexual references and innuendos, as they were frequently on his mind. I always had fragments of song ideas or even specific isolated phrases in my mind. Although Kiedis disliked the concept, he wrote the song as Rubin requested and ended up disliking almost every one of the lyrics' aspects. However, Kiedis was apprehensive because he thought the lyrics were "too soft" and different from the band's style. When you play less, it's more exciting—there's more room for everything. After singing the verse to Frusciante and Smith, the band started working on the song's structure the next day. Problems playing these files? Also, he suggested that Kiedis would show it to the band's other members. Are you kidding me? All photography, paintings and art direction for Blood Sugar Sex Magik were credited to filmmaker Gus Van Sant ,  with the exception of the "tongue illustration", which, according to the album booklet, is credited to Henky Penky Henk Schiffmacher. Frusciante, Flea, and Smith were all playing together—with Kiedis at another part of the room watching—when "Flea started playing this insane bass line, and Chad cracked up and played along One specific jam caused the breakout song on the album: He feared that he was following in his father's footsteps and simply becoming a womanizer, rather than establishing stable and long-term relationships:
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