State of Independence (4:23)

Cover of The Friends Of Mr Cairo

From The Friends Of Mr Cairo and 11 other releases

From the album The Friends of Mr Cairo. Covered by Donna Summer and released as a single by her in 1982. It got to #2 in the British charts

Jon & Vangelis released “State of Independence” as a single in 1981, with “Beside” as the B-Side. It was re-released in 1984 and this version peaked at 67 in the UK Singles Chart.

Jon Anderson recorded a new version of the song for his solo album Change We Must (1994) and a live acoustic version can be found on his Live from La La Land (2007). Jon Anderson also released a live version with Yes bandmate Rick Wakeman as Anderson/Wakeman.


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