Knockin' Da Boots

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"Knockin' da Boots"
Single by H-Town
from the album Fever for da Flavor
Released March 11, 1993
Recorded Late 1992 – January 1993
Genre R&B, new jack swing
Length 4:23
Label Luke
Writer(s) Keven Conner, Solomon Conner, Darryl Jackson, Stick, Roger Troutman, Larry Troutman
Producer(s) Keven Conner, Solomon Conner, Darryl Jackson, Stick
H-Town singles chronology
"You & Me" (1993) "Knockin' Da Boots"
(1993)
"Lick U Up"
(1993)

"Knockin' da Boots" is the debut single from R&B group H-Town, taken from their debut album Fever for da Flavor. "Knockin' da Boots" became one of the biggest R&B singles of 1993 according to the Billboard charts, where it peaked at number three for seven weeks, and also topped the R&B chart for four weeks,[1] and it helped win the band a Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist. The song contains a sample of "Be Alright" by Zapp.

Marie Claire magazine, in a profile of distinguished lawyer Kristine Huskey, reported that while working her way through law school she appeared as a dancer in the video for this song.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Single

  1. Knockin' Da Boots (Album Version) 5:29
  2. Knockin' Da Boots (Single Version) 4:33
  3. Knockin' Da Boots (Instrumental) 5:29
  4. H-Town Bounce (Album Version) 3:43
  5. H-Town Bounce (Instrumental) 3:43

Charts[edit]

End of year chart (1993) Position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[3] 14

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 265. 
  2. ^ Jennifer Senior (December 2006). "Gitmo's Girl". Marie Claire. Retrieved 2007-07-14. 
  3. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1993". Retrieved 2010-08-27. 

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