Ever since Geico released a new commercial featuring 80’s hair band Ratt, their song “Round and Round” has seen a resurgence. The 40-second spot shows homeowners raving about their new house…only to reveal they have a “Ratt” problem.
Thanks to the boost from Geico, ‘Round and Round’ re-entered the Billboard Top 20 for the first time since 1984. The song reached #12 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1984 and has now reemerged on #18 on the Top 20 Rock Digital Song Sales.
RATT’s! “Round & Round”, the first top ten single from their 1984 mega platinum debut “Out of the Cellar” has again re entered the Billboard charts. Since the bands #rattproblem @GEICO commercial hit the airwaves going viral with over (13) million views. https://t.co/FQES2vBdIN pic.twitter.com/4LvPFr4WKG
— RATT (@theRATTpack) June 3, 2020