The True Meaning Behind Lyrics To Macarena Will Destroy Your Childhood

In the summer of 1996, Los del Rio sparked a worldwide dancing epidemic by realeasing the annoyingly catchy tune Macarena.

It changed dance parties and weddings forever. The song was catchy, the dance was infectious – but have you ever actually listened to the lyrics?

The Macarena changed everything. The song was catchy, and the dance was infectious – but have you ever actually listened to the lyrics?

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Many people have only danced to the Spanish version. So unless you speak Spanish, you would have no idea what the lyrics were.

Listen closely to the 90s English version, it’s a lot more inappropriate than many people imagined.