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Iron Maiden

Flight Of Icarus

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“Flight of Icarus” is a 1983 song by Iron Maiden. It is the band’s eighth single and the first from the album, Piece of Mind. It was the first single by Iron Maiden that was released in the United States. It was also one of the few Iron Maiden singles to receive much airplay in the U.S., peaking at number 8 on the Billboard Top Album Tracks chart - The highest position of any Iron Maiden single in the US. In the UK, “Flight of Icarus” reached number eleven on the UK Singles Chart. This song was played frequently during the World Piece Tour and the World Slavery Tour, but has since been dropped from the band’s setlists. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Fly as high as the sun ... On your way, like an eagle ... Fly, on your way, like an eagle

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