Bang a Drum

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"Bang a Drum"
Song by Jon Bon Jovi from the album Blaze of Glory
Released 1990
Genre Rock
Length 4:36
Label Mercury Records
Writer Jon Bon Jovi
Language English
Producer Jon Bon Jovi, Danny Kortchmar
"Bang a Drum"
Single by Chris LeDoux and Jon Bon Jovi
from the album One Road Man
Released September 28, 1998
Genre Country rock, pop
Length 4:35
Label Capitol
Producer(s) Trey Bruce
Chris LeDoux chronology
"Runaway Love"
"Bang a Drum"
"Life Is a Highway"
Jon Bon Jovi chronology
"Bang a Drum"
"Not Running Anymore" (2012)

"Bang a Drum" is a country rock song written and originally performed by Jon Bon Jovi. It was featured on Jon Bon Jovi's Blaze of Glory album, which was songs from and inspired by the 1990 film sequel Young Guns II.

In 1998 country singer Chris LeDoux covered "Bang a Drum", with Jon Bon Jovi performing guest vocals. The guitar solo was performed by guitar virtuoso Shawn Lane. It was featured on LeDoux's One Road Man album, produced by Trey Bruce and reached number 68 on the US Hot Country Songs. This version also features a music video.


Chris LeDoux version[edit]

The song debuted at number 74 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs for the week of October 3, 1998.

Chart (1998) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[1] 68


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