Running On Empty
Jackson Browne
Browne Jackson 1978 RunningOnEmpty45

In sixty-nine, I was twenty-one
And I called the road my own
I don't know when that road
Turned onto the road I'm on

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No.11 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1978
  • from the album Running on Empty (1977)
  • ranks #496 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • on the record:
       David Lindley- steel guitar
       Rosemary Butler, Doug Haywood- backing vocals
  • written by Jackson Browne
  • produced by Jackson Browne
  • recorded live August 27, 1977 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland
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