Showing posts with label Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Show all posts

Jun 26, 2019

Refugee by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (1980)

Refugee by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (1980)
"Refugee" is a song recorded by American rock band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. It was released in January 1980 as the second single from their album Damn the Torpedoes. It peaked at number 15 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in 1980. The song is in compound AABA form.


Jun 18, 2019

Don't Do Me Like That by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (1979)

Don't Do Me Like That by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (1979)
"Don't Do Me Like That" is a song written by Tom Petty and recorded by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. It was released in November 1979 as the first single from the album Damn the Torpedoes (1979). It reached number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming the band's first Top 10 hit. The single also peaked at number 3 in Canada.


Jun 8, 2019

You Got Lucky by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (1982)

You Got Lucky by and the Heartbreakers (1982)
"You Got Lucky" is the first single from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' album Long After Dark. The song peaked at #20 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the Billboard Top Tracks chart, where it stayed for three weeks at the end of 1982. Somewhat unusually for a Petty song, guitars give up the spotlight to allow synths to carry the song's main structure.