Iron Maiden SongTitle: Where Eagles Dare
Written by: Harris
Performed by: Iron Maiden
Produced by: Martin Birch
Recorded at: Compass Point, Nassau 1983
Taken from the Album: Piece of Mind
Release Date: 1983, May 16
Vocals : Bruce Dickinson
Bass : Steve Harris
Guitar 1: Dave Murray
Guitar 2: Adrian Smith
Drums : Nicko McBrain
Where Eagles Dare
It's snowing outside the rumbling sound
of engines roar in the night.
The mission is near the confident men
are waiting to drop from the sky.
The Blizzard goes on but still they must fly
No one should go where eagles dare.
Bavarian alps that lay all around
they seem to stare from below.
The enemy lines a long time passed
are lying deep in the snow.
Into the night they fall through the sky
No one should fly where eagles dare.
They're closing in the fortress is near
it's standing high in the sky.
The cable car's the only way in
it's really impossible to climb.
They make their way but maybe too late
They've got to try to save the day.
The panicking cries the roaring of guns
are echoing all around the valley.
The mission complete they make to escape
away from the Eagles Nest.
They dared to go where no one would try
They chose to fly where eagles dare