Showing posts with label The Edgar Winter Group. Show all posts
Showing posts with label The Edgar Winter Group. Show all posts

Sep 22, 2019

Free Ride by Edgar Winter Group (1973)

Free Ride by Edgar Winter Group (1973)
"Free Ride" is a song written by Dan Hartman and performed by The Edgar Winter Group. The single, engineered by Jim Reeves, was a top 15 U.S. hit in 1973, hitting number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 10 on Cash Box. In Canada, it peaked at number eight.



Jul 19, 2019

Frankenstein by The Edgar Winter Group (1973)

Frankenstein by The Edgar Winter Group (1973)
"Frankenstein" is an instrumental by The Edgar Winter Group from their 1972 album They Only Come Out at Night.

The song topped the US Billboard Hot 100 chart for one week in May 1973, being replaced by Paul McCartney's "My Love". It sold over one million copies. In Canada it fared equally well, reaching #1 on the RPM 100 Top Singles Chart the following month. The song also peaked at #39 in West Germany, remaining on the chart for only a week. The single was certified gold June 19, 1973 by the RIAA.