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I'm Walkin' This Way

The Boston-based group Aerosmith had a hit with the song Walk This Way in the winter of 1976-1977 getting to #10 on the charts.

Then the rap trio from Queens, NYC, Run-D.M.C., covered Walk This Way, significantly including Aerosmith’s Steve Tyler on vocals and Joe Perry on guitar. That version got to #4 in 1986 on the pop charts, and #8 on the black charts.

What I loved about the latter version is probably anathema to librarian types. Continue reading I'm Walkin' This Way