|Single by INXS|
|from the album Shabooh Shoobah|
|INXS singles chronology|
"Don't Change" is a song by Australian rock band INXS. It was released as a single from the album Shabooh Shoobah, in October 1982. It has been described as the band's first international single. "Don't Change" peaked at number 18 on the Australian Singles Charts and reached number 80 on the Billboard Hot 100  and number 17 on the Billboard Top Tracks chart.
The music video, directed by Scott Hicks, was originally planned to be filmed on an airport runway, in South Australia, but was cancelled due to a bad weather and filming took place in a nearby airport hangar. Hutchence knew Hicks, who had previously directed Australian film Freedom, for which Hutchence had performed on two songs included on the film's soundtrack, "Speed Kills" and "Forest Theme", which were written by Don Walker (Cold Chisel). "Speed Kills" was Hutchence's first solo single and was released by WEA in early 1982.
Uses in media and other versions
"Don't Change" plays during the credits of the movie Adventureland and is featured on its soundtrack.
The Baltimore Ravens play "Don't Change" at their home games when a call in their favor is being reviewed by the referees.
7" single Track listing
|1.||"Don't Change"||M. Hutchence, A. Farriss, T. Farris, J. Farris, K. Pengilly, G. Beers||4:24|
|2.||"Go West"||J. Bushelman, A. Farriss, K. Pengilly||3:10|
|Australian Singles Chart||14|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||80|
|U.S. Billboard Top Tracks||17|
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