I Am Pegasus: ROSS RYAN

Australian singles charts:
I Am Pegasus entered the Kent charts on 19 September 1973 and peaked at #2. The song was #21 on the Top 100 of 1973.

The song is on My Name Means Horse which entered the Kent album charts on 4 March 1974 and peaked at #3.

Ross Ryan

Peter Dawkins

Record label of Australian release:

Ross Ryan told APRAP’s Debbie Kruger in 2002 how he had merged two songs to become I Am Pegasus: “One was about the fact that I had just discovered that Ross means horse… also at the time I was having a really disastrous attempt at a relationship with an air hostess… [I was] getting nowhere with them, so I combined them and got a flying horse. And I came up with Pegasus.”
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