Aerosmith - Janie's Got A Gun (1989)
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“Janie’s Got a Gun” is a song performed by American hard rock band Aerosmith and written by Steven Tyler ...
“Janie’s Got a Gun” is a song performed by American hard rock band Aerosmith and written by Steven Tyler and Tom Hamilton. The song was released as the second single from Pump in 1989, peaking at number four on the US Billboard Hot 100 and number two on the Billboard Album Rock Tracks chart in 1990. In Australia, the song reached number one, becoming Aerosmith’s first of two number-one singles there. It also reached number two in Canada, number 12 in Poland and Sweden, and number 13 in New Zealand.
The song won the band a 1990 Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.
The music video was directed by David Fincher. Janie is portrayed by actress Kristin Dattilo. Her parents are played by Nicholas Guest and Lesley Ann Warren.