Don't Fight It (song)

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"Don't Fight It"
Single by Kenny Loggins & Steve Perry
from the album High Adventure
B-side "The More We Try"
Released Aug 1982
Format 7" single
Genre Rock, dance-soft rock[1]
Length 3:37
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Kenny Loggins, Steve Perry, Dean Pitchford
Producer(s) Bruce Botnick, Kenny Loggins
Kenny Loggins & Steve Perry singles chronology
"I'm Alright"
"Don't Fight It"
"Heart to Heart"

"Don't Fight It" is a rock song performed by Kenny Loggins and Steve Perry, the lead-singer for Journey at that time. It is contained in Loggins' 1982 album High Adventure. Loggins described the song as 'an experiment in pushing my limits to include rock', from the liner notes of his 1997 compilation Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow.

It was released as a single in August 1982 and peaked at number 17 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.

Track listing[edit]

US 7" single
  1. "Don't Fight It" - 3:37
  2. "The More We Try" - 3:59

Credits and personnel[edit]

  • Neil Giraldo - Lead Rhythm Guitar
  • Kenny Loggins - Rhythm Guitar
  • Mike Hamilton - Bass
  • Dennis Conway - Drums
  • Tris Imboden - Percussion

Chart performances[edit]

Chart (1982-1983) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 17
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock 4
Canadian Singles Chart 7


  1. ^ Pop/Rock » Soft Rock » Soft Rock. "Soft Rock | Significant Albums, Artists and Songs". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-03-24.