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DROP THE PILOT

 
SONG & HIT DETAILS
 
Artist Name: JOAN ARMATRADING
 
Top Position (Australia): 5
 
Song Author: Joan Armatrading
 
 
Year Recorded: 1983
Record Label: A & M
Label Number: K-90195
 
SONG PROFILE
 
Drop the Pilot

"Drop the Pilot" is a song written and originally performed by Joan Armatrading.

It was the first single to be released from Armatrading's 1983 album The Key, and was her third and (to date) final UK top 40 hit, peaking at #11.

The single was Armatrading's only appearance on the Billboard Hot 100, reaching #78 on June 25, 1983.

A version of the song by Mandy Moore, included as a track on her album Coverage, saw limited release as that album's second single in Brazil and the Philippines.