Fast Movin' Train (song)

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"Fast Movin' Train"
Single by Restless Heart
from the album Fast Movin' Train
B-side "The Truth Hurts"[1]
Released December 1989
Format 7" single
Genre Country
Length 4:24
Label RCA Nashville
Writer(s) Dave Loggins
Producer(s) Scott Hendricks, Tim DuBois, Restless Heart
Restless Heart singles chronology
"Say What's in Your Heart"
"Fast Movin' Train"
"Dancy's Dream"

"Fast Movin' Train" is a song written by Dave Loggins and recorded by American country music group Restless Heart. It was released in December 1989 as the first single and title track from the album Fast Movin' Train. The song reached number 4 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]


The song is about a guy that falls for a woman on a one night stand. She wants nothing to do with him beyond their one night together.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Jay Brown and premiered in late 1989.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1989-1990) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 3
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 42
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 37


  1. ^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 348. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 9246." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. March 24, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "Restless Heart Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Restless Heart.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1990". RPM. December 22, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Best of 1990: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.