Back Seat Driver

Song written by Ricky and Marty Wilde. Originally called Back Street Driver on all releases until 2020, this is the actual title. Working title was 'Just Wanna Be Near You'.

Not included on the album Catch as Catch Can, this track was the B-side to the single Dancing in the Dark. It was first released on cd in 1998 on the compilation album Collection. It was released as 'Back Seat Driver' for the first time in January 2020 on the 2CD+DVD release of 'Catch as Catch Can'.


Flute, saxophone: Gary Barnacle
Lead guitar, backing vocals: Steve Byrd
Bass guitar, backing vocals: Mark Hayward Chaplin
Drums: Trevor Murrell
Keyboards, bass, guitar, Linn programmes, synclavier, backing vocals: Ricky Wilde
Produced by Ricky Wilde
Engineer: Pete Schwier, Will Gosling, Simon Schofield, Keith Fernley