1983 Mike Oldfield – Moonlight Shadow (UK:#4)

“Moonlight Shadow” is a song written and performed by English multi-instrumentalist Mike Oldfield, released as a single in May 1983 by Virgin Records, and included in the album Crises of the same year. The vocals were performed by Scottish vocalist Maggie Reilly, who had collaborated with Mike Oldfield since 1980. It is Oldfield’s most successful single, reaching number one on a number of charts around Europe.

Album

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Musicians

Bass Phil Spalding
Drums Simon Phillips
Guitar Mike Oldfield
Sampler Mike Oldfield
Vocals Maggie Reilly

Produced By

Mike Oldfield
Simon Phillips

Songwriters

Mike Oldfield

Charts

US:# –
UK:#4