Here We Go (Let's Rock & Roll)

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"Here We Go"
HereWeGoC+C.jpg
Single by C+C Music Factory
from the album Gonna Make You Sweat
ReleasedMarch 3, 1991
Format7", 12", CD single
Recorded1990
Genretechno, alternative dance
Length5:42
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Robert Clivillés, Freedom Williams
Producer(s)Robert Clivillés, David Cole
C+C Music Factory singles chronology
"Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)"
(1990)
"Here We Go"
(1991)
"Things That Make You Go Hmmm..."
(1991)

"Here We Go (Let's Rock & Roll)" is a song by American dance artist C+C Music Factory. It was released in 1991 as the second single from the album, Gonna Make You Sweat. The song was a success in the US, reaching number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 7 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.[1] "Here We Go (Let's Rock & Roll)" also went to number one on the dance chart, for three weeks.[2] It also reached number 20 on the UK Singles Chart. The song was certified gold by the RIAA for sales of over 500,000 copies.

Chart positions[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1991) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 20
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[3] 24
Belgium (VRT Top 30 Flanders)[4] 21
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[5] 11
Canada Dance (RPM)[6] 1
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[7] 16
Germany (Media Control Charts)[8] 14
Ireland (IRMA)[9] 18
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[10] 19
New Zealand (RIANZ)[3] 9
Spain (AFYVE)[11] 4
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[3] 33
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[3] 11
United Kingdom (The Official Charts Company)[12] 20
US Billboard Hot 100 3
US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 7
US Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1991) Peak
position
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[13] 76
Canada Dance (RPM)[14] 1
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[15] 39
US Billboard Hot 100[16] 35

Certifications[edit]

Country Certification Date Sales certified
United States[17] Gold 1991 500,000

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 100.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 49.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Here We Go (Let's Rock & Roll)", in various singles charts Lescharts.com (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  4. ^ Belgian peak Archived 2012-04-09 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ Canada peak
  6. ^ Canada dance peak
  7. ^ Pennanen, Timo (2006). Sisältää hitin - levyt ja esittäjät Suomen musiikkilistoilla vuodesta 1972 (in Finnish) (1st ed.). Helsinki: Tammi. ISBN 978-951-1-21053-5.
  8. ^ German Singles Chart Charts-surfer.de Archived 2009-01-08 at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  9. ^ Irish Single Chart Irishcharts.ie Archived 2009-06-03 at WebCite (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  10. ^ "Single top 100 over 1991" (pdf) (in Dutch). Top40. Retrieved 13 April 2010.
  11. ^ Salaverri, Fernando (September 2005). Sólo éxitos: año a año, 1959–2002 (1st ed.). Spain: Fundación Autor-SGAE. ISBN 84-8048-639-2.
  12. ^ UK Singles Chart Chartstats.com Archived 2009-06-03 at WebCite (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  13. ^ "RPM 100 Hit Tracks of 1991". RPM. Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  14. ^ Year-end Canada dance peak
  15. ^ "End of Year Charts 1991". Recorded Music NZ. Retrieved December 3, 2017.
  16. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1991". Archived from the original on 2009-07-07. Retrieved 2009-09-15.
  17. ^ US certifications riaa.com (Retrieved August 5, 2008)