Take Me Away (Lash song)

"Take Me Away" is a song by Australian alternative/punk rock band Lash. It was released on 19 March 2001 as the group's debut single and lead single from their album, The Beautiful and the Damned (2002). The song peaked at number 33 on the ARIA charts.

"Take Me Away"
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Single by Lash
from the album The Beautiful and the Damned
Released19 March 2001 (2001-03-19)
StudioPlanet (Perth, Western Australia)
LabelSputnik Records, EngineRoom Music
Songwriter(s)Andrew Klippel, Barry Palmer, Lash
Producer(s)Andrew Klippel, Barry Palmer, Andy Baldwin
Lash singles chronology
"Take Me Away"
"Beauty Queen"

At the ARIA Music Awards of 2001, "Take Me Away" was nominated for ARIA Award for Breakthrough Artist – Single.[1]

The song was covered by actress Christina Vidal for the 2003 Disney film Freaky Friday and its soundtrack. Lash also contributed their following single "Beauty Queen" for the film's soundtrack.


  1. "Take Me Away" – 3:37
  2. "Aloha Mr Hand" – 2:25


Chart (2001) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[2] 33

Release historyEdit

Country Date Format Label Catalogue
Australia 19 March 2001 (2001-03-19)[3] CD
  • Sputnik
  • EngineRoom Music


  1. ^ "ARIA Awards – History: Winners by Year 2001". Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). Retrieved 28 February 2020.
  2. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Lash – Take Me Away". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved 28 February 2020.
  3. ^ "The ARIA Report: ARIA New Releases Singles – Week Commencing 19th March 2001" (PDF). ARIA. 19 March 2001. p. 24. Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 February 2008. Retrieved 18 April 2021.

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