“Runaway” is a number-one Billboard Hot 100 song made famous by Del Shannon in 1961. It was written by Shannon and keyboardist Max Crook, and became a major international hit. It is No. 472 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time, compiled in 2010.
In 1977, Bonnie Raitt included a bluesy version of the song on her album Sweet Forgiveness. Also released as a single, it reached #57 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
|Acoustic Guitar||Fred Tackett|
|Slide Guitar||Bonnie Raitt|
|Background Vocals||Michael McDonald|
|Background Vocals||Rosemary Butler|
Paul A Rothchild