If I Could Fly

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"If I Could Fly"
If I Could Fly.jpg
Single by Helloween
from the album The Dark Ride
Released 4 September 2000
Format CD
Genre Hard rock
Length 3:30
Label Nuclear Blast
Songwriter(s) Deris
Helloween singles chronology
"Lay All Your Love On Me"
(1999)
"If I Could Fly"
(2000)
"Mr. Torture"
(2000)
"Lay All Your Love On Me"
(1999)
"If I Could Fly"
(2000)
"Mr. Torture"
(2000)

"If I Could Fly" is a song and single made by German power metal band Helloween, from their album The Dark Ride.[1][2] The song begins with a grand piano that combines itself with distorted guitars and pounding drums. The lyrics depict a man in a journey of self-discovery. The song was written by Helloween frontman Andi Deris. The song has become one of Helloween's most popular, joining Future World, I Want Out and "Eagle Fly Free" on their live setlists. It was released in some countries as If I Could Fly. In Japan, it was released as Mr. Torture.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "If I Could Fly" (Single Version) Deris Deris 3:30
2. "Deliver Us From Temptation" Grosskopf Grosskopf, Weikath 4:53
3. "If I Could Fly" (Extended Album Version) Deris Deris 4:09

Japanese Version[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Length
1. "Mr. Torture" Kusch 3:30
2. "If I Could Fly (radio mix)" Deris 3:30
3. "Deliver Us From Temptation" Grosskopf 4:54
4. "If I Could Fly" Deris 4:09

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