Bachman–Turner Overdrive, often abbreviated as BTO, is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, that had a series of hit albums and singles in the 1970s, selling over 7 million albums in that decade alone. Their 1970s catalogue included five Top 40 albums and six US Top 40 singles (eleven in Canada). The band has sold nearly 30 million albums worldwide, and has fans affectionately known as "gearheads" (derived from the band's gear-shaped logo).
Randy Bachman and Fred Turner of Bachman-Turner Overdrive got the idea for this song when they were driving to a gig in New Orleans. As Bachman tells it, they were driving on a highway when a few truckers decided to have some fun with the musicians, who were riding in the little van from Canada. The truckers boxed them in and slowed down to a crawl. Let it ride is about a relationship. Randy from Portage, InYes Don. I actually have that self titled Ironhorse album. His bandmates wer Tom Sparks,John Pierce, and Mike Baird. It was released in 1979. Cory from Olds, AbRandy Bachman was a member of Guess Who, but left the group shortly after the success of American Woman because Burton and the rest of the band were sliding heavily into the drug scene of the 60s, and Randy is Mormon, so he wanted out.
Artist: Bachman-Turner Overdrive Song: Let it Ride Album: Bachman-Turner Overdrive II. Capo 2. A7sus2: x02000 Asus2: x02200. C G D Em A7sus2 Asus2 Em x2. C G D Em Good bye, hard life A7sus2 Asus2 Em Don't cry would you let it ride? C G D Em Good bye, hard life A7sus2 Asus2 E5 Don't cry would you let it ride? Riff: E5e-B-G. Em Or would you let it ride? C G D Em And would you cry if I told you that I lied. A7sus2 Asus2 And would you say goodbye. E5 Or would you let it ride? E5 Babe my life is not complete I never see you smile E5 Ride ride ride let it ride E5 Baby you want the forgiving kind and that's just not my style E5 D Ride ride ride let it ride. Solo: E5. E5 I've been doin' things worthwhile, you've been bookin' time. D Ride ride ride let it ride.
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Let It Ride" is a 1974 single by Bachman-Turner Overdrive, written by Randy Bachman and Fred Turner, with the latter providing lead vocals. It was first recorded for the 1973 album Bachman–Turner Overdrive II. The single peaked at on the . Billboard Hot 100 on April 27, 1974 (making it BTO's first Top 40 song in the US), and spent two weeks at on the Cash Box Top 100. In Canada, the song reached The tune was inspired by a traffic jam. The band was in their tour bus, on a highway, and were boxed in by a couple of trucks
Artist: Bachman-Turner Overdrive. Also performed by: The Guess Who. Album: Bachman–Turner Overdrive II (1973). Goodbye, hard life, don't cry, would you let it ride? Goodbye, hard life, don't cry, would you let it ride? You can't see the mornin'. but I can see the light. Try, try, try let it ride. While you've been out runnin'. I've been waitin' half the night. And would you cry. if I told you that I lied. and would you say goodbye. or would you let it ride.