Here We Go Again (Aretha Franklin song)

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"Here We Go Again"
Here We Go Again (Aretha Franklin song).jpg
Single by Aretha Franklin
from the album A Rose Is Still a Rose
ReleasedJune 16, 1998[1]
LabelArista Records
Songwriter(s)Troy Lee Broussard[2], Trina Broussard, Jermaine Dupri, Trey Lorenz, Mauro Malavasi, David Romani, Wayne Garfield
Producer(s)Jermaine Dupri, Manuel Seal
Music video
"Here We Go Again" on YouTube

"Here We Go Again" is a 1998 single performed by Aretha Franklin and written Troy Lee Broussard[2], Trina Broussard, Jermaine Dupri, Trey Lorenz, Mauro Malavasi, David Romani and Wayne K. Garfield.[3] The single was the second released from the A Rose Is Still a Rose album in June 1998. "Here We Go Again" went to #23 on the soul singles chart and #76 on the Hot 100.[4] The single was also, Aretha Franklin's fifth number one on the US dance charts [5] and includes a sample of Change's 1980 track, "The Glow of Love",[6] and a drum sample from the Bad Boy Remix Version (which features rapping by Ol' Dirty Bastard) of the Mariah Carey song "Fantasy"[6], which in turn samples Tom Tom Club's 1981 dance track, "Genius of Love".[7]


Information is based on the album’s Liner Notes[8]

  • Co-Produced by Manuel Seal
  • Record Producer and Mixing Engineer: Jermaine Dupri
  • Recording and Mixing Engineer: Phil Tan

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Franklin, Aretha (16 June 1998). "Here We Go Again (CD5 / Cassette Single)". Arista via Allmusic.
  2. ^ a b Franklin, Aretha (16 November 2012). "Here We Go Again (1998) - Lyrics". The World of Aretha Franklin.
  3. ^ "Aretha Franklin - Here We Go Again Lyrics". Retrieved 2014-05-24.
  4. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 216.
  5. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 103.
  6. ^ a b "Here We Go Again - Aretha Franklin". Retrieved 2014-05-24.
  7. ^ "Fantasy - Mariah Carey". Retrieved 2019-08-29.
  8. ^ Franklin, Aretha. “A Rose is Still a Rose” (Album Notes). Arista. 1998.