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"Hey Ladies"
Single by Beastie Boys
from the album Paul's Boutique
Released July 25, 1989
Genre Hip hop, funk
Length 3:47 (single)
14:28 (EP)
Label Capitol Records
Writer(s) MCA / Adrock / Mike D
Producer Beastie Boys / Dust Brothers / Mario Caldato Jr.
Beastie Boys singles chronology
"Hey Ladies"
Paul's Boutique track listing
"3-Minute Rule"
"Hey Ladies"
"5-Piece Chicken Dinner"

"Hey Ladies" is a song by American hip hop group the Beastie Boys, featured on their album Paul's Boutique. It was the album's only charting single, hitting #36 on the Billboard Hot 100. It is also the first single in history to chart in the Top 20 of both the Billboard Hot Rap Singles and Modern Rock Tracks charts, hitting #10 on the former and #18 on the latter.[1] The 12" record and CD versions of the single were released as an EP entitled Love American Style.

A music video, in the vein of Saturday Night Fever, was made for the song.


Track listings

7" single
  1. "Hey Ladies" - 3:54
  2. "Shake Your Rump" - 3:18
Love American Style EP
  1. "Hey Ladies" - 3:47
  2. "Shake Your Rump" - 3:19
  3. "33% God" - 3:40
  4. "Dis Yourself in '89 (Just Do It)" - 3:26


Pop culture references in the song


Chart (1989) Peak
German Singles Chart 43
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 36
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 16
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Tracks 10
U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks 18



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