The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited

The Pointer Sisters – I’m So Excited

“I’m So Excited” is a song by the American pop group The Pointer Sisters. It was written by Anita Pointer, June Pointer and Ruth Pointer along with American saxophonist and composer, Trevor Lawrence. It was originally released in September 1982 as a single from their album “So Excited!” and then re-released in July 1984 as the single from the 1984 re-release of their tenth studio album, “Break Out”. The song is known for its energetic and upbeat sound and is one of The Pointer Sisters’ signature hits.


The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited - single cover

“I’m So Excited” is characterized by its lively and infectious pop sound, featuring a catchy melody, vibrant vocals, and a danceable rhythm. The song’s production captures a sense of excitement and celebration.

The music video was directed by choreographer Kenny Ortega. It was filmed for the 1984 re-release of the single.


“I’m So Excited” became a commercial success and remains one of The Pointer Sisters’ most recognizable and enduring hits. It reached high positions on music charts and is often celebrated for its feel-good and danceable vibe. The song’s catchy melody and vibrant vocals continue to resonate with audiences, making it a classic of 1980s pop music.

The Pointer Sisters – I’m So Excited – Lyrics