Jet City Woman

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"Jet City Woman"
Queensryche - Jet City Woman cover.jpg
Single by Queensrÿche
from the album Empire
A-side Jet City Woman
B-side I Dream In Infra-Red (1991 Acoustic Remix)
Released August 1991
Format CD, Vinyl
Recorded Spring 1990
Genre Progressive Metal, Heavy Metal
Length 5:22
Label EMI America
Writer(s) Chris DeGarmo
Geoff Tate
Producer(s) Peter Collins
Queensrÿche singles chronology
"Silent Lucidity"
"Jet City Woman"
"Best I Can"
Music sample
Empire track listing
  1. "Best I Can"
  2. "The Thin Line"
  3. "Jet City Woman"
  4. "Della Brown"
  5. "Another Rainy Night (Without You)"
  6. "Empire"
  7. "Resistance"
  8. "Silent Lucidity"
  9. "Hand on Heart"
  10. "One and Only"
  11. "Anybody Listening?"

"Jet City Woman" is a song by progressive metal band Queensrÿche appearing on their 1990 album Empire.

The song talks about coming home to family after a long road trip. "Jet City" is a nickname for Seattle, the band's hometown. It was written about Geoff Tate's first wife, who was a flight attendant.[1] This song appeared in Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock.

Single track list[edit]

  1. "Jet City Woman" - 5:21
  2. "I Dream In Infra-Red (1991 Acoustic Remix)" - 4:01

Chart performance[edit]

Chart Peak
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock 6 [2]
UK Singles 39 [3]


  1. ^
  2. ^ [1] single charts for Queensrÿche
  3. ^ [2], an archive containing all UK charts for Queensrÿche