Song Details More songs by Rush
Tom Sawyer
Rush 1981 Tom Sawyer 45

Though his mind is not for rent
Don't put him down as arrogant
His reserve, a quiet defense
Riding out the day's events

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 44 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1981
  • peaked at No. 8 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart in 1981
  • peaked at No. 25 on the UK Singles chart in 1981
  • from Rush's eighth studio album, Moving Pictures (1981)
  • written by Geddy Lee, Neil Peart, Alex Lifeson, Pye Dubois
  • produced by Rush, Terry Brown
  • recorded at Le Studio, Morin Heights, Quebec
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