Strange Magic
Electric Light Orchestra
You're sailing softly through the sun
In a broken Stone Age dawn
You fly so high
I get a strange magic
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1976
  • peaked at No. 38 on the UK Singles chart in 1976
  • from ELO's fifth studio album, Face the Music (1975)
  • the third of twenty Top-40 singles charted on the Hot 100 by ELO
  • lead vocals on "Strange Magic": Jeff Lynne
  • ELO:
        Jeff Lynne - guitar, vocals, backing vocals
        Kelly Groucutt - bass, vocals, backing vocals
        Richard Tandy - piano, Moog synthesizer, guitar, Clavinet
        Hugh McDowell, Melvyn Gale - cello
        Mik Kaminski - violin
        Bev Bevan - drums, percussion, backing vocals
  • written by Jeff Lynne
  • produced by Jeff Lynne
  • recorded at Musicland Studios, Munich, Germany
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