Jane (Jefferson Starship song)

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Jane - Jefferson Starship.jpg
Single by Jefferson Starship
from the album Freedom at Point Zero
B-side"Freedom at Point Zero"
ReleasedOctober 1979
GenreHard rock
Songwriter(s)David Freiberg, Jim McPherson, Craig Chaquico, Paul Kantner
Producer(s)Ron Nevison
Jefferson Starship singles chronology
"Light the Sky on Fire"
"Girl With the Hungry Eyes"

"Jane" is a 1979 song by Jefferson Starship from the album Freedom at Point Zero. The song peaked on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 14, and spent three weeks at No. 6 on the Cash Box Top 100.[1] In Canada, the song peaked at No. 13.[2] Billboard Magazine described "Jane" as "a fiery track paced by stinging guitars and some burning rhythm work."[3]

It is one of the few songs that was performed live by both the David Freiberg-led Jefferson Starship and the Mickey Thomas-led Starship.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ Jump up to: a b "Cash Box Top 100 1/12/80". 12 January 1980. Retrieved 28 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Image : RPM Weekly - Library and Archives Canada". Bac-lac.gc.ca. Retrieved 2016-10-15.
  3. ^ "Top Single Picks" (PDF). Billboard Magazine. October 27, 1979. p. 88. Retrieved 2020-07-07.
  4. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (illustrated ed.). St Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. p. 154. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.
  5. ^ Joel Whitburn's Top Pop Singles 1955–1990 - ISBN 0-89820-089-X
  6. ^ "Top 100 Singles (1979)". RPM. Retrieved 2018-02-10.
  7. ^ "Top 100 Singles (1980)". RPM. Archived from the original on 2016-04-25. Retrieved 2017-07-21.
  8. ^ Jump up to: a b c Lange, Maggie (August 3, 2015). "An Ode to Wet Hot American Summer's Absurd Theme Song". GQ.
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