Take the Money and Run (song)

"Take the Money and Run" is a song recorded in 1976 by the Steve Miller Band. A song about two young (possibly teenage) bandits and the police officer pursuing them, it was one of the many hit singles produced by the Steve Miller Band in the 1970s and featured on Fly Like an Eagle. The song peaked at #11 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in July 1976[1] and also charted well in Australia.

"Take the Money and Run"
Take the Money and Run single.jpg
Single by Steve Miller Band
from the album Fly Like an Eagle
B-side"Sweet Maree"
ReleasedApril 1976
Songwriter(s)Steve Miller
Producer(s)Steve Miller
Steve Miller Band singles chronology
"The Joker"
"Take the Money and Run"
"Rock'n Me"



  1. ^ "Take The Money And Run". Billboard. Retrieved September 28, 2018.