Crazy on You: HEART

Australian singles chart:
Crazy on You entered the Kent Music Report on 9 May 1977 and peaked at #70.

The song is on Dreamboat Annie which entered the Kent Music Report album charts on 27 December 1976 and peaked at #9.

Ann Wilson, Nancy Wilson

Mike Flicker

Record label of Australian release:

The song’s lyrics tell of a person’s desire to forget all the problems of the world during one night of passion. During an interview on the television series Private Sessions in 2007, Ann Wilson revealed the song was written in response to the stress caused by the Vietnam War and social unrest in the United States in the early 1970s.
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Nancy Wilson recalled how the instrumentation was inspired by a classic Moody Blues tune.
“I remember I had a bad flu and was kind of delirious,” she said. “The lyric was so great that it kind of lifted me up in my sick bed. Two days later I was better, and we started to set it to music. We were listening to a lot of Moody Blues back then. There was a song called Question that had this fast, fiery guitar rhythm. That was our idea for the groove. Then Roger Fisher came up with the really cool riff over A-minor to F, and that gave it some more beautiful momentum.”
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