Song Details More songs by Styx
Come Sail Away
Styx 1978 Come Sail Away 45

I'm sailing away,
Set an open course for the virgin sea,
'Cause I've got to be free,
Free to face the life that's ahead of me

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1978
  • from Styx's seventh studio album, The Grand Illusion (1977)
  • on the record:
         Dennis DeYoung - lead vocals, keyboards, synthesizers, vocals solo
         Tommy Shaw - lead guitar, backing vocals
         James Young - guitar, ARP Odyssey synth, backing vocals
         Chuck Panozzo - bass guitar
         John Panozzo - drums
  • written by Dennis DeYoung
  • produced by Styx
  • recorded at Paragon Recording Studios, Chicago, IL
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