I Ran (album version)

~ Recording by A Flock of Seagulls

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 I Ran 5:02 I Ran A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) JIVE T 14
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls ZKP RTVL LL 0852
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) HOP 201
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 656.027
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Festival Records (Australian) L 37715
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 6.25384 AP
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) HOP X 201
1.1 I Ran 5:09 I Ran A Flock of Seagulls TELDEC (imprint featuring just the "TELDEC" wordmark) 6.20143
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) ND 74611
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 8.25100
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint)
1.1 I Ran 5:09 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 1007-2-J
1.5 I Ran 5:09 Rock of the 80’s, Volume 1 Various Artists Priority Records CDL 7984
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 1034-2-J
1.1 I Ran 5:07 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Alfa Records (Japan) ALCB-196
2.2 I Ran 5:08 Beat of the 80’s Various Artists Eurostar 39810252
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) CHIP 41
1.3 I Ran 5:08 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Beehive Trading Ltd. BEECD 7
1.9 I Ran 5:05 Flashback! New Wave Classics Various Artists CEMA Special Markets (a division of Capitol‐EMI Music, Inc.), Oglio Records S21 57944
2.9 I Ran 5:05 Pop Giganten: Hits der 80er, Volume I Various Artists Ariola 74321 13103 2
2.11 I Ran 5:08 The Best of New Wave Club Class-X, Volume 1 Various Artists Antler-Subway AS 5110 CD
1.5 I Ran 5:05 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK) MCCD 114
1.5 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:05 The Rock Collection: Indie Rock Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 527/38
1.3 I Ran 5:06 Back to the '80s Various Artists Razor & Tie DR 7075
1.7 I Ran 5:06 Classic Alternatives, Volume 1 Various Artists SPG Music Ltd. SPG 1900
2.4 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:05 The 80's Collection: 1982: Alive and Kicking Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 544/18
1.8 I Ran 5:08 The 80's: Video Stars Various Artists K‐tel (International budget record label) 3262-2
2.4 I Ran 5:05 Wave: The Biggest New Wave Hits Various Artists Disky HR 868442
1.12 I Ran 5:05 The Best of 1980-1990, Volume 11 Various Artists EMI Electrola GmbH (not for release label use! DE subsidiary of EMI Records from 1972–2002) 7243 8 32906 2 8
1.4 I Ran 5:03 Dance Europop Various Artists Som Livre 1001-2
1.15 I Ran 5:05 Telecommunications A Flock of Seagulls Old Gold (UK, hits reissues) ELITE 025 CD
1.1 I Ran 5:05 Wishing A Flock of Seagulls Disky DC 870352
1.12 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:04 Retro Lunchbox: Squeeze the Cheeze Various Artists Intersound (formerly independent Roswell-based label, under Platinum Entertainment since 1996) 9521
1.16 I Ran 5:04 Echoes of Darkness, Volume 1 Various Artists PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 553.921-2
1.5 I Ran 5:05 New Wave Classics Various Artists Disky DOU 878282
2.4 I Ran 5:05 New Wave Classics: The Biggest New Wave Hits Various Artists Disky HB 882212
1.5 I Ran 5:05 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls
2.12 I Ran 5:04 Fetenkult: Wave to the 80's Various Artists Ariola 74321 60721 2
2.3 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 Entertainment Weekly: 80's Wave Various Artists EMI‐Capitol Music Special Markets 72438-19877-2-8
2.19 I Ran 5:05 The Best of the Eighties: Forty Tracks, Original Hits Various Artists Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint) 9100187
1.13 I Ran 5:05 Xtra 80's Hits Various Artists Disky DC 887142
1.12 I Ran 5:05 Club Wave 2 Various Artists ARS Entertainment (Belgium label) 740464-2
1.6 I Ran 5:06 Cult Classics from the 80's Various Artists Disky DO 854322
2.2 I Ran 5:02 Dressed in Black, Volume 2 Various Artists Universal TV (Netherlands & Belgium) 545 485-2
2.10 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:08 Modern Rock: 1982-1983 Various Artists Time-Life Music R828-01
1.13 I Ran 5:06 Dawn of Electronica – Uncut Various Artists Music Collection International UNCUTCD001
1.10 I Ran 5:04 Trigger Happy TV 2 Various Artists Channel Four Music C4M00122
1.17 I Ran 5:05 A Kick Up the 80's Various Artists Crimson Productions 310
1.8 I Ran 5:03 Don't Stop the 80's Various Artists Warner Special Marketing 8573-88406-2
2.15 I Ran 5:06 Media Markt Collection: The 80s, Volume 2 Various Artists Warner Special Marketing 0927 41740-2
2.15 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:04 Pop Revolution: 1982-1983 Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.13 I Ran 5:04 Hit Me With Your 80's Box Various Artists Hip‐O Records 314 585 379-2, 314 585 380-2
1.4 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 Monster '80s, Volume 2 Various Artists Razor & Tie 7930189047-2
6.3 I Ran 5:04 100% Rock, Volume 2 Various Artists Sony Music Special Products SSP 987962 2
3.11 I Ran 5:04 Greatest Hits of the 80's Various Artists
1.2 I Ran 5:05 The Very Best of the 80's: 1982, Volume 2 Various Artists
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 Platinum & Gold Collection A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 82876 54214 2
1.1 I Ran 5:08 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint) 82876535732
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 Essential New Wave A Flock of Seagulls BMG Special Products 47707
1.14 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:04 Edge of the 80s: 1982-1983 Various Artists Time-Life Music TL PRA/01
1.14 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 The 80's: 14 Greatest Hits Various Artists c90eba0e
1.5 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 Big Shiny '80s Various Artists EMI Music Canada 7243 8 63738 2 3
1.1 I Ran 5:05 The Best of A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls BMG JAPAN BVCM-31150
1.4 I Ran 5:04 Die Hit-Giganten: Pop & Wave Hits der 80er Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876 68310 2
1.6 I Ran (Full album version) 5:06 Electric 80’s Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876 70538 2
1.10 I Ran 5:04 The Business Various Artists
1.7 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 Club New Wave Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 724387382626
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 We Are the '80s: A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 82876 86440 2
1.8 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:04 80s Remembered Various Artists
1.9 I Ran 5:05 Electric Dreams Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 0946 365945 2 1
1.11 I Ran 5:05 Guitars & Machines, Volume 4 Various Artists Blanco y Negro Music (Spain) MXCD-1592
2.10 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:04 New Wave: The Platinum Collection Various Artists EMI Music Belgium
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 Playlist: The Very Best of a Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint)
1.18 I Ran 5:04 The Mix Tapes Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 923
2.18 I Ran 5:02 100% New Wave Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 2425552 3
1.1 I Ran 5:05 Countdown: One Hit Wonders 2 Various Artists Liberation Music LMCD0020
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 Playlist: The Very Best of a Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Jive (Jive Records imprint), Legacy (Legacy Recordings), Zomba Productions Ltd. 88697 3381
1.1 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:02 I Ran (So Far Away): Greatest Hits A Flock of Seagulls Cleopatra Records (US label, predominantly industrial/goth)
1.9 I Ran 5:03 Anos 80: A década de ouro Various Artists Vidisco 11.80.9015
1.6 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 The Informers Various Artists Lakeshore Records LKS 340662
1.11 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:02 '80s New Wave vs. Electroclash Various Artists Cleopatra Records (US label, predominantly industrial/goth)
1.15 I Ran 5:03 The New Romantics Various Artists EMI TV, Virgin TV 509999 66565 2 5, VTDCD 958
3.9 I Ran 5:04 80 Was Prachtig! Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697488012
6.11 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:09 80s Music Explosion! Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.11 I Ran 5:07 Feel Good 80s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697509762
1.4 I Ran 5:04 Kultur Spiegel: My Generation (disc 14: Styling & Wave 1981: Die Ära der Synthiepopper 1980 - 1992) Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697515212
1.7 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:02 Ultimate '80s Movie Soundtrack Various Artists Goldenlane Records
2.12 I Ran 5:04 Richard Wilkins Presents: 38 More Smash Hits of the 80s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697749702
3.13 I Ran 5:05 New Wave Classix Various Artists Universal Music Spain, S.L. (not for release label use!) 0600753260036
1.3 I Ran 5:06 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Cherry Pop (A division of Cherry Red) CRPOP79
1.3 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 A Flock of Seagulls A Flock of Seagulls Sony Music UK (~2002-2006)
2.10 I Ran 5:04 Die Hit-Giganten: Best of 80s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697942152
2.8 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:08 The Essential British 80s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88725472072
4.3 I Ran 5:05 101 80s Hits Platinum Edition Various Artists EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!) 50999 721437 2 8
1.6 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:07 Das Beste aus dem Musikladen: Die Hits der legendären 80’er Various Artists 88765 41010 2
1.24 I Ran 5:05 100 Hits: 80s Remixes Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) [none]
2.16 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:04 Wishing: The Very Best A Flock of Seagulls Music Club Deluxe MCDLX206
3.12 I Ran 5:00 80s Remixed & Extended Various Artists Sony CMG (subsidiary of SME UK, add only UK releases) 88985356512
Promotion
1.4 I Ran (So Far Away) 5:06 Platinum & Gold Collection Limited Edition Sampler Various Artists BMG Heritage HEMJ-61470-2
(unknown)
3.15 I Ran 5:03 Top 100 Hits Of The 80's Various Artists

Relationships

bass guitar: Frank Maudsley
drums: Ali Score
guitar: Paul Reynolds
Mike Score
keyboard: Mike Score
background vocals: Frank Maudsley
engineer: Mike Shipley
lead vocals: Mike Score
producer: Mike Howlett
sampled by: Steady Shock by Girl Talk
recording of: I Ran

I Ran

writer: Frank Maudsley
Paul Reynolds
Ali Score
Mike Score
later parody versions: Iran (So Far Away)