2178 I’m Your Captain (Closer To Home)- Grand Funk Railroad (1970)


Closer To Home.

I’m Your Captain (Closer To Home) was written by Mark Farner and was recorded by Grand Funk Railroad in 1970. It was released on the album Closer To Home with a runtime of 10:09. An edited version with a runtime of 5:31 was released as a single in 1970. The single was titled Closer To Home and the B-side was Aimless Lady. It reached number twenty-two on the Billboard chart. The song was part of the repertoire of Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band and was sung by Mark Farner. Their live version usually lasted around seven minutes making it longer than the single version but shorter than the album version.


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