Walking After You


"Walking After You" is a 1998 song by Foo Fighters and taken from their second studio album The Colour and the Shape. It was also used in the 1998 movie soundtrack The X-Files: The Album. It went to number 20 in the United Kingdom, number 48 in New Zealand and number 67 in Australia.

"Walking After You"
Single by Foo Fighters
from the album The X-Files: The Album
ReleasedAugust 17, 1998
GenreAlternative rock[1]
Length4:08 (soundtrack version)
5:03 (album version)
LabelRoswell, Capitol
Songwriter(s)Dave Grohl
Producer(s)Jerry Harrison
Foo Fighters singles chronology
"My Hero"
"Walking After You"
"Learn to Fly"
Music video
"Walking After You" at YouTube

Track listing

  1. "Walking After You" (edited single mix)
  2. "Beacon Light" (performed by Ween)

The previously unreleased Ween song "Beacon Light" was used as a B-side as it also appears on the movie soundtrack to X-Files: Fight the Future.


  1. "The 88 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1998". Spin. p. 4. Retrieved September 18, 2020.