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FOX ON THE RUN

 
SONG & HIT DETAILS
 
Artist Name: THE SWEET
 
Hit Month (Australia): 1975
 
Song Author: Andy Scott, Brian Connolly, Steve Priest, Mick Tucker
 
 
Year Recorded: 1974
 
SONG PROFILE
 
Fox on the Run

"Fox on the Run" is a popular glam rock song by the British band Sweet, first recorded in 1974. It was their 14th single and in 1975 reached number 2 on the British single list, 5 in the US, 1 in Australia, 1 in Germany, 2 in the Netherlands and 2 in Norway.

The lyrics of the song are about groupies.

Two versions were recorded by Sweet.

The original version was produced by Mike Chapman in association with Nicky Chinn on the 1974 album Desolation Boulevard.

There was also a more pop-oriented and totally re-recorded version self-produced by the band and released as a 7" single in 1975.

The 1975 single version was included on the American release of Desolation Boulevard in 1975.