Australian singles charts:
Go Your Own Way entered the Kent Music Report on 7 February 1977 and peaked at #20.
The song is on Rumours which entered the Kent Music Report album charts on 14 February 1977. The album reached #1 on 11 April 1977 and was on top a total of 8 weeks between April 1977 and February 1978.
Fleetwood Mac, Richard Dashut, Ken Caillat
Record label of Australian release:
BONUS CLIPS BELOW: live versions of Go Your Own Way
Go Your Own Way by British-American rock band Fleetwood Mac was written and sung by Lindsey Buckingham.
Recorded in three separate studios, the track was developed over a period of four months. Like most tracks off Rumours, none of the instruments were recorded live together; the tracks were instead completed through a series of overdubs.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Go_Your_Own_Way
Lindsey Buckingham wrote Go Your Own Way as a message to Stevie Nicks. It describes their breakup, with the most obvious line being, “Packing up, shacking up is all you want to do,” and concluding that he is better off without her – she can go her own way as far as he’s concerned. Stevie insisted she never shacked up with anyone when they were going out, and wanted Lindsey to take out the line, but he refused.
Read more: www.songfacts.com/facts/fleetwood-mac/go-your-own-way
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