Wings of an Eagle – Russell Morris

Australian Charts:
Wings of an Eagle peaked at no 13 on the Go-Set National Top 40 on 20 January 1973.

Australian music journalist Ian McFarlane said the song was “brilliant”.
The song is about Reincarnation, according to Morris, an eagle is often represented in Aboriginal Dreamtime stories as carrying the soul before it is let go to its next life.
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‘Wings Of An Eagle’ was a beautiful, lushly-produced and typically multi-faceted song from Russell’s own pen, and he put in an astonishing vocal performance. With this number, Russell explored his growing interest in theosophy and the concept of Red Indian spiritual guides.
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