"Flight of Icarus" is Iron Maiden's eighth single and the first from their 1983 album, Piece of Mind. It was the band's first single to be released in the United States, becoming one of their few songs to gain substantial airplay, peaking at No. 8 on the Billboard Top Album Tracks chart - the highest position of any Iron Maiden single in the US. It was also a success in the UK, peaking at No. 11 on the UK Singles Chart. It is also the band's first release to feature Nicko McBrain, who replaced Clive Burr on drums in 1982. The single is backed with "I've Got Fire" on the B-side.
Limited Edition - Only 5000 copies
Original 7" art and audio masters
All nineteen 1980's 7" singles officially available in the U.S. for first time
1. Flight of Icarus
1. I've Got the Fire