In Your Eyes
Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel 1986 In Your Eyes 45

Love I get so lost, sometimes
Days pass and this emptiness fills my heart
When I want to run away
I drive off in my car

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 26 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1986
  • RIAA certified Digital Gold
  • from Peter Gabriel's fifth studio album, So (1986)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • on the record:
       Peter Gabriel- lead vocals, backing vocals, CMI, piano, synthesizer
       David Rhodes- guitars, backing vocals
       Larry Klein- bass
       Tony Levin- bass
       Richard Tee- piano
       Manu Katché- drums, talking drum, percussion
       Jerry Marotta- additional drums
       Youssou N'Dour- guest vocals
       Michael Been- backing vocals
       Jim Kerr- backing vocals
       Ronnie Bright- bass vocals
  • written by Peter Gabriel; he song was reportedly written about Gabriel's one-time girlfriend, actress Rosanna Arquette, after an attempted reconciliation ended in failure
  • produced by Peter Gabriel, Bill Laswell, Daniel Lanois
  • recorded at recorded at Ashcombe Studios, near Bath, England
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