In a Big Country (Mercury, 1983)
In a Big Country is a song by Scottish rock band Big Country. It was released in May 1983 as the third single from their debut studio album The Crossing. The song reached #17 on the UK Singles Chart in June 1983. It was released in the U.S. in the fall of 1983 and peaked at #3 on the Top Rock Tracks chart and #17 on the Billboard Hot 100 in December of that year. It reached #3 on the RPM Top Singles Chart in Canada in November 1983.