Humpin' Around

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"Humpin' Around"
Single by Bobby Brown
from the album Bobby
Released July 28, 1992
Format Cassette single
7" single
12" single
CD single
Recorded 1991
Genre New jack swing
Length 6:18
Label MCA
Writer(s) Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Bobby Brown, Antonio "L.A." Reid, Daryl Simmons, Thomas "Stylz" Keyes[1][2]
Producer(s) L.A. Reid, Babyface & Daryl Simmons
Bobby Brown singles chronology
"She Ain't Worth It"
"Humpin' Around"
"Good Enough"
Music video
"Humpin' Around" on YouTube

"Humpin' Around" is the title of a number-one R&B single by singer Bobby Brown. The hit song spent two weeks at number one on the U.S. R&B chart and reached number three on the Billboard Hot 100.[3] The song samples Led Zeppelin's "Dancing Days".

Music video[edit]

The music video features Brown dancing in a heavy metal nightclub with women in cages, with cut scenes of his supposed girlfriend trying to break in to his phone and personal belongings to find his mistresses in NYC.

A second video was shot primarily outside for the Dance Remix, along with random shots and outtakes from the original video.

Track listing[edit]

Humpin' Around
No. Title Length
1. "Humpin Around"   6:18
2. "Humpin' Around" (Dance Mix) 6:50
3. "Humpin Around" (video edit) 4:25
Total length:


Chart (1992-1993) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[4] 1
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[5] 7
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[6] 10
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[7] 38
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[8] 6
Canada Dance (RPM)[9] 2
Denmark (Tracklisten)[10] 10
Ireland (IRMA)[11] 26
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[12] 8
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[13] 2
Norway (VG-lista)[14] 7
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[15] 5
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[16] 21
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[17] 19
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[18] 81
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 3
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 15
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 1
U.S. Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 6

| style="width:50%; text-align:left; vertical-align:top;" | 1 "Humpin' Around" (remix)

End-of-year charts[edit]

End of year chart (1992) Position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[19] 33

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