Free Ride
Edgar Winter Group
Winter Edgar 1973 Free Ride 45

The mountain is high, the valley is low
And you're confused 'bout which way to go
So I flew here to give you a hand
And lead you into the promised land

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1973
  • B-side: "When It Comes"
  • from the Edgar Winter Group's third studio album, They Only Come Out at Night (1972)
  • written by Dan Hartman; Hartman had a Top-10 hit in 1984 with "I Can Dream About You"
  • produced by Rick Derringer
  • Epic Records label
  • a cover version of "Free Ride" by Tavares peaked at No. 52 on the Hot 100 in 1976
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