Long Way from Home
|"Long Way from Home"|
|Single by Whitesnake|
|from the album Lovehunter|
|B-side||"Walking in the Shadow of the Blues"|
|Whitesnake singles chronology|
"Long Way from Home" is a 1979 single by British hard rock band Whitesnake. The song was written by lead singer, David Coverdale, and "Walking in the Shadow of the Blues" is the B-side. The song was the first single from their Lovehunter album, and was the lead-off track. The single charted at number 55 on the UK Singles Chart.
The B-Side of the single was "Walking in the Shadow of the Blues", which went onto become a far more popular song than "Long Way from Home," making this a rare instance of a song released as a B-Side becoming more popular than it A-Side counterpart.
The song reached #55 on the UK Singles Chart in 1979.
- "Long Way from Home" - 4:56
- "Walking in the Shadow of the Blues" - 4:24
- David Coverdale – vocals
- Micky Moody – guitars
- Bernie Marsden – guitars
- Jon Lord – keyboards
- Neil Murray – bass
- Ian Paice – drums
- Martin Birch - producer