Leather and Lace (song)

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"Leather and Lace"
Single by Stevie Nicks and Don Henley
from the album Bella Donna
B-side "Outside the Rain"
Released October 6, 1981
Format 7" single
Recorded 1980
Genre Soft rock
Length 3:44
3:29 (7")
Label Modern Records
Writer(s) Stevie Nicks
Producer(s) Jimmy Iovine
Certification Gold
Stevie Nicks chronology
"Stop Draggin' My Heart Around"
"Leather and Lace"
"Edge of Seventeen"

"Leather and Lace" is a song performed by American singers Stevie Nicks and Don Henley. It was released in October 1981 as the second single from Nicks' 1981 solo debut album Bella Donna.

Nicks wrote the song for Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter's duet album Leather and Lace, but the song was not included on that album. Nicks' version, a duet with Eagles singer Don Henley, peaked at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for three weeks in January 1982.[1]


Chart (1982) Peak
U.S. Billboard Album Rock Tracks[2] 26
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[2] 6
Canadian RPM Top Singles 12
New Zealand Singles Chart 50
End-of-year chart (1982) Position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 36

In popular culture[edit]

The song was used in the CBS drama Cold Case, in the last episode of season 1, "Lover's Lane".

The song was also used in the FX drama American Horror Story: Coven, in episode 6, The Axeman Cometh.


  1. ^ "Billboard Hot 100: Week of January 23, 1982". Retrieved September 7, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Stevie Nicks - Billboard Singles". Allmusic. Retrieved March 27, 2011.