Check It Out (John Mellencamp song)

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"Check It Out"
Check It Out John Mellencamp single.jpg
Single by John Cougar Mellencamp
from the album The Lonesome Jubilee
B-side "We Are the People"
Released 1988 (1988)
Format 7"
Recorded Belmont Mall Studio, Indiana
Genre Heartland rock
Length 4:19
Label Mercury
Songwriter(s) John Mellencamp
Producer(s) John Mellencamp, Don Gehman
John Cougar Mellencamp singles chronology
"Cherry Bomb"
(1987)
"Check It Out"
(1988)
"Rooty Toot Toot"
(1988)
"Cherry Bomb"
(1987)
"Check It Out"
(1988)
"Rooty Toot Toot"
(1988)

"Check It Out" is a 1987 song by John Mellencamp released as the third single from his album The Lonesome Jubilee in 1988.[1] The single was a top 20 hit, reaching number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pesselnick, Jill (14 July 2001). "Mellencamp Named 2001 Century Award Honoree". Billboard. 113 (28): 105. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2009). Top Pop Singles (12th ed.). Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research, Inc. p. 649. ISBN 0898201802. 
  3. ^ Bessman, Jim (2007). John Mellencamp: The Concert at Walter Reed. Bloomington, Indiana: Author House. p. 5. ISBN 9781434346469.