Song Details More songs by Eagles
Tequila Sunrise
 It's another tequila sunrise
Starin' slowly 'cross the sky
Said goodbye
And he was just a hired hand
Workin' on the dreams he planned to try
The days go by
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 64 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1973
  • from Eagles' second studio album, Desperado (1973)
  • on the record:
        Glenn Frey - lead vocals, acoustic guitar
        Bernie Leadon - electric guitar, mandolin
        Randy Meisner - bass, backing vocals
        Don Henley - drums, percussion, backing vocals
  • written by Don Henley, Glenn Frey
  • Glenn Frey speaking about his early collaborations with Don Henley: "The first week we tried to write together, we wrote "Desperado" and "Tequila Sunrise"
  • produced by Glyn Johns
  • engineered by Glyn Johns
  • recorded at Island Studios, London, England
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