Penny & Me

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"Penny & Me"
Single by Hanson
from the album Underneath
Released March 2004
Format CD
Recorded 2003
Genre Pop rock
Label 3CG Records/Cooking Vinyl
Writer(s) Isaac Hanson, Taylor Hanson, Zac Hanson
Producer(s) Hanson, Danny Kortchmar
Hanson singles chronology
"If Only"
"Penny & Me"
"Lost Without Each Other"

"Penny & Me" is a song written and performed by American pop-rock band Hanson. It was the first single from the band's third commercial studio album, Underneath (2004). The name for the song is dedicated to a work colleague of the Hansons' father who became infatuated with a work colleague named Penny, and composed a song to express as much, which he performed at a work event in April 1987 whilst extremely inebriated. The song peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Sales chart,[1] in the U.S., number 28 on the Irish Singles Chart, and number ten on the UK Singles Chart.

The song was produced by Hanson and Danny Kortchmar.

The music video features actress Samaire Armstrong and was directed by Chris Applebaum.

Track listings[edit]

All songs written by Isaac Hanson, Taylor Hanson, and Zac Hanson.

  1. "Penny & Me" (radio edit)
  2. "MMMBop" (live)
  1. "Penny & Me" (album version)
  2. "Every Word I Say" (previously unreleased)
  3. "Underneath" (live acoustic)
  4. "Penny & Me" (CD-ROM video)


  1. ^ Chart Beat Bonus,, April 2, 2004

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