Motor City (I Get Lost)

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"Motor City (I Get Lost)"
Motor City by Company of Strangers.jpg
CD single cover
Single by Company of Strangers
from the album Company of Strangers
A-side"Motor City (I Get Lost)"
B-side"Damn California"
Released27 July 1992[1]
FormatCD Single/Cassette
LabelColumbia Records
Songwriter(s)J. Scott, S. Hussey
Producer(s)Simon Hussey
Company of Strangers singles chronology
"Motor City (I Get Lost)"
"Sweet Love"

"Motor City (I Get Lost)" is the first single from Australian supergroup Company of Strangers. The single was released in July 1992 and peaked at number 26 in Australia in September 1992. It features the vocals of Daryl Braithwaite and James Reyne.

At the ARIA Music Awards of 1993, the song was nominated for 'breakthrough artist single' award, but lost out to "Ordinary Angels" by Frente!.[2]


A video was also created. James Reyens plays a guitar with various industries in the backgrounds and Daryl Braithwaite drives a car.

Track listings[edit]

CD Single
  1. "Motor City (I Get Lost)" - 4:45
  2. "Damn California" - 4:51

Chart positions[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1992) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[3] 26
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[4] 49

External links[edit]

  • "Company of Strangers –"Motor City (I Get Lost)"". Retrieved 4 March 2016.