Walking Down Your Street

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"Walking Down Your Street"
The Bangles Walking Down Your Street.jpg
Single by The Bangles
from the album Different Light
Released1987
FormatVinyl record (7")
RecordedSunset Sound Factory (1985)
GenrePop
Length3:04 (LP Version)
3:17 (7" Mix)
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Louis Gutierrez
Susanna Hoffs
David Kahne
Producer(s)David Kahne
The Bangles singles chronology
"Walk Like an Egyptian"
(1986)
"Walking Down Your Street"
(1987)
"Following"
(1987)
Music video
"Walking Down Your Street" on YouTube

"Walking Down Your Street" is a song by The Bangles. It is the fourth single from their album Different Light. It was released as a single in 1987 and charted at #11 on the Billboard Hot 100, #16 on the UK Singles Chart,[1], #26 on the Canadian RPM Top Singles and #56 on the Australian Kent Music Report chart.[2] The next single, "Following", was only released in the UK, making "Walking Down Your Street" the final single from Different Light in the US. The original LP version varies slightly from the 7" single mix and the version included with their Greatest Hits compilation.

It was written by Louis Gutierrez, guitarist Susanna Hoffs and producer David Kahne - making it the Bangles' first in a string of US Top 40 hits written by at least one band member. The video boasts appearances by Randy Quaid and Little Richard. Wardrobe Stylist Genny Schorr

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Walking Down Your Street" - 3:04
  2. "Return Post" - 4:21

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UK Official Charts: Bangles". Official Charts Company. 2016. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  2. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (Illustrated ed.). St Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. p. 26. ISBN 0-646-11917-6. N.B. The Kent Report chart was licensed by ARIA between 1983 and 19 June 1988.

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