"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". Siouxsie commented on the lyrics: "With 'Arabian Knights' it was quite a thrill to get the word 'orifices' on the radio".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.
|U.K. Singles Chart||32|
|U.S. Club Play Singles||64|