Runaway Train

Album: The One (1992)
Charted: 31

Songfacts®:

  • Eric Clapton played guitar and shared lead vocal duties with Elton on this song.
  • This song is played in the end credits of the 1992 action film Lethal Weapon 3. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Justin - Felts Mills, NY, for above 2

Comments: 2

  • Mamie from Cleveland, OhIt was also played during the closing credits of That is when I first heard the song. AND I HAD TO FIND IT. :) As for the style of how the song is sung verses first then chorus. I have found that his later song are all done that way. verses first then chorus. He mentioned that BERNY changed the way he writes songs. I guess that is what he meant by that comment.
  • Paul from Marysville, WaWhat makes this so remarkable is that all the verses are sung before the chorus makes its first appearance.

    And once the first chorus is sung, they never sing another verse; the rest of song is just the chorus intermixed with guitar and organ solos.
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