Straight On

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"Straight On"
Single by Heart
from the album Dog & Butterfly
B-side "Lighter Touch"
Released 1978
Format 7" single/ 12" Promo
Recorded 1978
Genre Hard rock
Length 5:08
Label Portrait Records
Writer(s) Ann Wilson
Nancy Wilson
Sue Ennis
Producer(s) Mike Flicker
Heart singles chronology
"Heartless"
(1978)
"Straight On"
(1978)
"Dog & Butterfly"
(1978)

"Straight On" is a song recorded by the rock band Heart. It was released as the first single from the band's 1978 album Dog & Butterfly. In the U.S., "Straight On" became Heart's third single to crack the top twenty, peaking at number fifteen on the Billboard Hot 100. The song was written by Ann Wilson, Nancy Wilson and Sue Ennis. The Wilson sisters and Ennis have a friendship going back to childhood. In the 1990s the three of them formed an informal acoustic group, The Lovemongers, together with Frank Cox. [1] The song was featured in the 2008 video game Grand Theft Auto IV on the radio station Liberty Rock Radio 97.8.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1978) Peak
position
Canadian Singles Chart[2] 14
French Singles Chart[citation needed] 3
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[3] 15

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