Real Wild Child
Featured in Episode
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
Did Not Chart
Year Released
Blah Blah Blah
Johnny Greenan, Johnny O'Keefe, Dave Owens, Tony Withers
RIAA Certification
Sequence song appears
At jai-alai canacha
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"Real Wild Child (Wild One)" is a song performed by Iggy Pop, recorded on the album Blah Blah Blah in 1986. The song appeared in the Miami Vice episode "Killshot".


  • The song was originally performed by Johnny O'Keefe in 1958 as "Wild One". The title was changed in 1962 to "Real Wild Child" by Jet Harris of the group The Shadows and the song has retained that title since then.
  • A cover version was included in Julia Roberts' 1989 movie Pretty Woman.


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Iggy Pop Real Wild Child

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