"Dizzy"
Single by Goo Goo Dolls
from the album Dizzy Up the Girl
ReleasedJanuary 19, 1999
February 5, 1999 (Dizzy EP)
GenreAlternative rock, hard rock
Length2:41
LabelWarner Bros.
Songwriter(s)Johnny Rzeznik
Producer(s)Rob Cavallo, Goo Goo Dolls
Goo Goo Dolls singles chronology
"Slide"
(1998)
"Dizzy"
(1999)
"Black Balloon"
(1999)
Music video
"Dizzy" on YouTube

"Dizzy" is a song by the Goo Goo Dolls, written by lead vocalist and guitarist Johnny Rzeznik. It was released as a single from their sixth studio album, Dizzy Up The Girl. The song peaked at number nine on the US Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart on January 5, 1999 and also reached number 28 in Canada and number 50 in Australia. An EP, titled Dizzy EP was released the next month featuring this song as well as others from previous albums. The music video stars actress Shannyn Sossamon.

Track listing

United States version

  1. "Dizzy" – 2:41

Australian version

  1. "Dizzy" – 2:41
  2. "Slide (Acoustic)" – 3:40

Dizzy EP

  1. "Dizzy" – 2:43
  2. "Slide (Acoustic Version)" – 3:17
  3. "Naked (Remix)" – 4:08
  4. "Long Way Down (Radio Version)" – 3:32
  5. "January Friend" – 2:43

Charts

Chart (1999) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[1] 50
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[2] 28
Canada Rock/Alternative (RPM)[3] 14
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[4] 8
US Adult Alternative Songs (Billboard)[5] 20
US Alternative Airplay (Billboard)[6] 9
US Mainstream Rock (Billboard)[7] 13

References

  1. ^ "Australian-charts.com – The Goo Goo Dolls – Dizzy". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  2. ^ "Top RPM Singles: Issue 7448." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  3. ^ "RPM Rock Report" (PDF). RPM. Vol. 68 no. 26. April 19, 1999. p. 14. Retrieved March 26, 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Goo Goo Dolls Chart History (Bubbling Under Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  5. ^ "Goo Goo Dolls Chart History (Adult Alternative Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  6. ^ "Goo Goo Dolls Chart History (Alternative Airplay)". Billboard. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  7. ^ "Goo Goo Dolls Chart History (Mainstream Rock)". Billboard. Retrieved March 26, 2019.