The European release of "Rock'n Me" by Mercury Records.
|Single by Steve Miller Band|
|from the album Fly Like an Eagle|
|B-side||"Shu Ba Da Du Ma Ma Ma Ma"|
|Format||7" 45 RPM|
|Recorded||1976 at CBS Studios in San Francisco, California|
|Steve Miller Band singles chronology|
"Rock'n Me" is a song by American rock group Steve Miller Band, written by the group's leader Steve Miller. The song was released as the second single from the group's ninth studio album Fly Like an Eagle in 1976. The North American release of the single was credited to Steve Miller, while the European release was credited to the Steve Miller Band.
Steve Miller acknowledged the intro to Rock'n Me was a tip of the hat to "All Right Now". "Yeah, it's a tack on the wall for Paul. I did one concert in the two years that I was off the road. I went to London and played with Pink Floyd...it was a big, huge outdoor show so we needed a big rock and roll number that was really going to excite everybody. I just put it together and didn't think much about it."
|Canadian Top Singles||1|
|Netherlands (Single Top 100)||22|
|New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)||23|
|UK Singles (Official Charts Company)||11|
|US Billboard Hot 100||1|
|Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)||25|
|Germany (Media Control Charts)||44|
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- "Top Singles". RPM. Vol. 26 (No. 7): p. 23. November 13, 1976. ISSN 0315-5994. Retrieved June 25, 2011.
- "Dutchcharts.nl – Steve Miller Band – Rock'n Me" (in Dutch). Single Top 100.
- "Charts.org.nz – Steve Miller Band – Rock'n Me". Top 40 Singles.
- "Archive Chart: 1976-11-27" UK Singles Chart.
- "Austriancharts.at – Steve Miller Band – Rock'n Me" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40.
- "Chartverfulgong > Miller,Steve Band > Rock'n Me – musicline.de" (in German). Media Control Charts. PhonoNet GmbH.
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