I Ran (So Far Away)

1982 single by A Flock of Seagulls

"I Ran (So Far Away)" is a 1982 song by British new wave band A Flock of Seagulls and is the third single from their debut studio album A Flock of Seagulls. It went to number 1 in Australia, number 7 in New Zealand, number 9 in the United States, number 26 in Canada, number 31 in Germany, number 43 in the United Kingdom and number 46 in the Netherlands.

"I Ran (So Far Away)"
Single by A Flock of Seagulls
from the album A Flock of Seagulls
B-side"Pick Me Up"
ReleasedMarch 1982[1]
Genre
Length
  • 5:07 (album version)
  • 3:58 (video version)
  • 3:43 (radio edit)
LabelJive
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Mike Howlett
A Flock of Seagulls singles chronology
"Telecommunication"
(1981)
"I Ran (So Far Away)"
(1982)
"Space Age Love Song"
(1982)
Music video
"I Ran" at YouTube

Track listing

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7" Jive VS 102 (US) – 1982[2]
No. Title Length
1. "I Ran (So Far Away)"   3:56
2. "Pick Me Up"   3:06
12" Jive T14 (UK) – 1982[2]
No. Title Length
1. "I Ran (So Far Away)"   5:02
2. "Messages"   2:50
3. "Pick Me Up"   3:07
CD August Day 40 (UK) – 2018[3]
No. Title Length
1. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Orchestral Version]"   6:22
2. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Main Version]"   5:03
3. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Long And Expanded Remix]"   7:32
4. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Orchestral Extended Remix Instrumental]"   7:52
5. "I Ran (So Far Away) [BRS Vocal Remix]"   7:26
6. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Daniele Baldelli & DJ Rocca Hypno Vocal Mix]"   6:04
7. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Daniele Baldelli & DJ Rocca Presto Instrumental Mix]"   6:08
8. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Long And Expanded Remix Instrumental]"   7:32
9. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Main Version Instrumental]"   5:01
10. "I Ran (So Far Away) [Situation Dubside Remix]"   6:00

References

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  1. "A Flock of Seagulls singles".
  2. 2.0 2.1 Cite error: The named reference NL was used but no text was provided for refs named (see the help page).
  3. I Ran (So Far Away) (liner notes). A Flock of Seagulls. Zomba Music Publishers. 2018. ADAY040.{{cite AV media notes}}: CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)