I Want to Walk You Home

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"I Want to Walk You Home"
Single by Fats Domino
Released July 1959 (1959-07)
Genre R&B, pop
Label Imperial
Writer(s) Fats Domino
Fats Domino singles chronology
"I'm Ready"
(1959)
"I Want to Walk You Home"
(1959)
"Be My Guest"
(1959)

"I Want to Walk You Home" is a July 1959 R&B/pop single by Fats Domino. The single would be the last of Domino's releases to hit number one on the R&B chart. "I Want to Walk You Home" stayed at the top spot for a single week and also peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100.[1]

In 2007, the song was covered by Paul McCartney who sung it, and Allen Toussaint playing the piano, as their contribution to Goin' Home: A Tribute to Fats Domino (Vanguard).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 168. 

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Preceded by
"I'm Gonna Get Married" by Lloyd Price
Billboard Hot R&B Sides number-one single
September 21, 1959
Succeeded by
"I'm Gonna Get Married" by Lloyd Price