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"Arabian Knights" is a song recorded by British rock band Siouxsie and the Banshees in 1981. The track was written by the Banshees and co-produced with Nigel Gray. It was the second and final single released from the Banshees' fourth album Juju.

The Guardian later described "Arabian Knights" as a "pop marvel".[1] Siouxsie commented on the lyrics: "With 'Arabian Knights' it was quite a thrill to get the word 'orifices' on the radio".[2]The single peaked at number 32 on the UK singles chart in 1981.

The B-side "Supernatural Thing" was originally recorded by Ben E. King.

Paul Roland covered "Arabian Knights" on his 1992 album Strychnine.

Charts[edit]Edit

Chart (1981) Peak

position

U.K. Singles Chart 32
U.S. Club Play Singles 64
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