Who's Zoomin' Who

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"Who's Zoomin' Who"
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Single by Aretha Franklin
from the album Who's Zoomin' Who?
Released August 27, 1985
Format
Genre R&B
Length 4:44
Label Arista
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) Narada Michael Walden
Aretha Franklin singles chronology
"Freeway of Love"
(1985)
"Who's Zoomin' Who"
(1985)
"Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves"
(1985)

"Freeway of Love"
(1985)
"Who's Zoomin' Who"
(1985)
"Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves"
(1985)

"Who's Zoomin' Who" is a song performed by American singer Aretha Franklin. It was written by Franklin, Preston Glass, and Narada Michael Walden for her 1985 album of the same name, with production overseen by Walden. Released as the follow-up single to Franklin's chart-topping smash "Freeway of Love", it reached the number 7 the US Billboard Hot 100 chart that same year.[1] Elsewhere, the synth pop song entered the top twenty in Ireland and the United Kingdom.

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
position
Germany (Official German Charts)[2] 42
Ireland (IRMA)[3] 12
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[4] 39
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[5] 23
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[6] 11
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[7] 10
US Billboard Hot 100[8] 7
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[9] 1
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[10] 2

Appearances in other media[edit]

  • "Who's Zoomin' Who" is the title of the Season 1 finale episode of Grey's Anatomy.
  • "Who's Zoomin' Who" appears in a 1986 episode of Miami Vice titled "French Twist".

“Who’s Zoomin’ Who” is a season 5 episode of “Beverly Hills, 90210.”

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dean, Maury (2003). Rock N' Roll Gold Rush. Algora. p. 250. ISBN 0-87586-207-1.
  2. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Aretha Franklin – Who's Zoomin' Who". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  3. ^ "The Irish Charts – Search Results – Who's Zoomin' Who". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  4. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Aretha Franklin – Who's Zoomin' Who" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  5. ^ "Charts.nz – Aretha Franklin – Who's Zoomin' Who". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  6. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  7. ^ "Aretha Franklin Chart History (Adult Contemporary)". Billboard. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  8. ^ "Aretha Franklin Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  9. ^ "Aretha Franklin Chart History (Dance Club Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved August 31, 2018.
  10. ^ "Aretha Franklin Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved August 31, 2018.

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