You Don't Own Me

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"You Don't Own Me" is a popular song. This single was recorded by Lesley Gore when she was 17 years old. The song hit #2 on the Billboard Pop Singles Chart in the United States. It was #2 for three straight weeks during February 1964.

The song is about a woman telling her man he should never tell her what to do or what to say. The man should also not put her on display.[1]

Other singers have covered the song, like Dusty Springfield, Joan Jett and Grace Sewell.[2]

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  1. "You Don't Own Me". Song Facts. Retrieved May 21, 2016.
  2. "You Don't Own Me". All Music. Retrieved May 21, 2016.