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Fox On The Run

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  • 1975
  • 1976
  • 1974
  • 2011
  • 1971

“Fox on the Run” is a popular glam rock song by the British band Sweet, first recorded in 1974. It was their 14th single and in 1975 reached number 2 on the British single list, 5 in the US, 1 in Australia, 1 in Germany, 2 in the Netherlands and 2 in Norway. The lyrics of the song are about groupies. Two versions were recorded by Sweet. The original version was produced by Mike Chapman in association with Nicky Chinn on the 1974 album Desolation Boulevard. There was also a more pop-oriented and totally re-recorded version self-produced by the band and released as a 7” single in 1975. The 1975 single version was included on the American release of Desolation Boulevard in 1975. Many artists and groups have covered this song, including Scorpions (in German translation as Fuchs geh’... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ I don't wanna know your name ... The way you did before ... Fox on the run

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Popular in Rock (See Charts): Bohemian Rhapsody, Stairway To Heaven, Beat It, Give In To Me, Wherever You Will Go, Stigmatized, Nothing'S Changed, Hotel California, Imagine, and Nothing Else Matters.


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