I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) (3:36)

Cover of Sunshine On Leith

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“I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” is a song written and performed by band The Proclaimers. It was released on their 1988 Sunshine On Leith album, and subsequently as a single. It has become one of their most popular songs, reaching #11 in the UK charts and No. 1 on the Australian ARIA Charts in 1989, plus, five years later, #3 in the US Billboard Hot 100. The song has become a live staple at their concerts. The Proclaimers played it at Edinburgh 50,000 - The Final Push, the final concert of Live 8 at Murrayfield Stadium on 6 July 2005, to symbolise the conclusion of The Long Walk To Justice.

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