*E.L. James, author of the literary phenomenon 50 Shades Of Grey, says she would put on some music from the Black Eyed Peas to get in the mood while writing the erotic novel.


“I have songs that I write sex to. One of them is the Black Eyed Peas’ Sexy.’ That is a very sexy song,” she told UK newspaper The Sun.”

The song was released in 2003 as part of the Peas’ album “Elephunk” and contains such lyrics as “For you I’m a fanatic, I’m an addict, your sexy antics turn me on like automatic.”

Listen below.