It was written and co-produced by George Michaelone half of the duo, and released on Innervision Records. The song was an energetic but endearing tale of a rebellious teenage lad's struggle against his parents who The Tell Tale Heart - Altamont - Prayer For The Soul concerned about his late-night activities.
Although George wrote and sang it from the teenager 's perspective he was himself only 19 when he composed it and the character refers to being that age in the songhe also penned a middle eight in which the "parents" George putting on more "adult" voices aired their concerns, which included late nights and cigarettes and ultimately asking, "Why do you have Bad Boy (Original 12 Mix) - Wildchild - Bad Boy (UK Mixes) be so cruel?
It was the third single to be taken from Wham! At the time, Wham! George quickly denounced "Bad Boys" as a song he hated, stating it was "like an albatross round my neck". The song was famously omitted from the compilation album The Best of Wham! All tracks are written by George Michael.
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