This Ape's For You

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song name This Ape's for You
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Severe Tire Damage, TMBG Clock Radio
year 1998
first played December 11, 1997 (1 known performance)
run time 1:13
sung by John Linnell


  • The title of this song calls back to a series of Budweiser commercials in the 1970s and 80s that stated, "This Bud's for you."
  • In an August 1998 interview, John Linnell described the process of performing the Planet of the Apes material: "We managed to do a whole long list, not only did we do the ones after the movie titles but we had a couple, we did a love theme and a song called 'This Ape's For You'...but I don't know what the point of all that was."[1]

Song Themes

Animals, Love, Planet Of The Apes, Recycled Material


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