Getaway (Texas song)

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"Getaway"
Getaway (Texas song).jpg
Single by Texas
from the album Red Book
B-side "Like an Angel"
"Say"
Released 1 August 2005
Format CD single, DVD single
Digital Download
Recorded 2005
Genre Alternative rock
Length 3:55
Label Mercury Records
9872944/5/6
Writer(s) McElhone/Spiteri
Producer(s) Johnny Mac
Texas singles chronology
"I'll See It Through"
(2003)
"Getaway"
(2005)
"Can't Resist"
(2005)

Getaway is the first single from Scottish band Texas's 2005 album Red Book and was released prior to the album. The song was successful, peaking at #6 on the UK Singles Chart, becoming the band's twelfth Top 10 single since their #8 hit "I Don't Want a Lover" back in 1989.

A free limited edition slip-case was made available by mail to house all three formats.

Track listing[edit]

CD1 (9872944) [1][edit]

  1. "Getaway" - 3:55
  2. "Like an Angel" - 4:16

CD2 (9872946) [2][edit]

  1. "Getaway" - 3:55
  2. "Getaway" (Acoustic) - 3:51
  3. "Say" - 3:44

DVD (9872945) [3][edit]

  1. "Getaway" (Video) - 3:49
  2. "Getaway" (Audio - includes photo gallery) - 3:55
  3. "Black Eyed Boy" (Live on Radio 2 - includes photo gallery) - 3:26
  4. "Making of the Video" - 2:07
  5. "Credits" - 0:29

Charts[4][edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
position
UK Singles Chart 6
Denmark Top 40 6
Norway Top 20 18
Ireland Top 50 34
Sweden Top 60 41
Belgium Top 50 43
Swiss Top 100 47
Germany Top 100 59
France Top 100 60

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Texas - Getaway (CD)". Discogs.com. 2005-08-01. Retrieved 2016-07-15. 
  2. ^ "Texas - Getaway (CD)". Discogs.com. 2005-08-01. Retrieved 2016-07-15. 
  3. ^ "Texas - Getaway (DVD)". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2016-07-15. 
  4. ^ "Getaway by Texas - Music Charts". Acharts.us. Retrieved 2016-07-15. 

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