Hitchin' a Ride (Green Day song)

1997 single by Green Day

"Hitchin' a Ride" was the first single that American punk band Green Day released from their album Nimrod in 1997.

"Hitchin' a Ride"
Single by Green Day
from the album Nimrod
B-side
  • "Sick of Me"
  • "Espionage"
ReleasedAugust 1997 (1997-08)
Genre
Length2:51
LabelReprise
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
Green Day singles chronology
"Walking Contradiction"
(1996)
"Hitchin' a Ride"
(1997)
"Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)"
(1997)
Music video
"Hitchin' A Ride" at YouTube

Track listing Edit

  1. Hitchin' a Ride
  2. Sick (Non-LP Track)
  3. Espionage (Non-LP Track From Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me original motion picture soundtrack)

Chart Positions Edit

Year Chart Position
1997 U.S. Modern Rock Tracks 5
1997 U.S. Mainstream Rock Tracks[4] 9
1997 Official UK Singles Chart[5] 25
1997 U.S. Hot 100 Airplay 59

References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "The 79 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1997". April 25, 2017. Retrieved August 15, 2019.
  2. GillianG. Gaar (October 28, 2009). Green Day: Rebels With a Cause. Omnibus Press. p. 157. ISBN 978-0-85712-059-5.
  3. Strength, Reed (October 28, 2016). "Ranking Green Day's 12 Albums". Paste Magazine. Retrieved August 15, 2019.
  4. "Green Day". Billboard. Retrieved 2023-04-25.
  5. "Green Day | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company". www.officialcharts.com. Retrieved 2023-04-25.