How You Gonna See Me Now

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"How You Gonna See Me Now"
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Single by Alice Cooper
from the album From the Inside
B-side "No Tricks"
Released October 1978
Genre Soft rock
Length3:45
Label Warner Bros. Records 8695
Songwriter(s) Alice Cooper, Bernie Taupin, Dick Wagner
Producer(s) David Foster
Alice Cooper singles chronology
"School's Out (Live)"
(1977)
"How You Gonna See Me Now"
(1978)
"From the Inside"
(1979)

"How You Gonna See Me Now" is a song written by Alice Cooper, Bernie Taupin, and Dick Wagner, performed by Cooper and produced by David Foster. It was released on Cooper’s album, From the Inside .

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The song reached number nine in Australia and the Netherlands. In the U.S., it reached number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100.

The song was a regular part of Cooper’s setlist on the ‘Madhouse Rocks Tour’ supporting From the Inside, but despite its success as a single, “How You Gonna See Me Now” has never been performed live since 1980. [1]

Chart performance

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