Carry On My Wayward Son

“Carry On Wayward Son” is a single recorded by Kansas and written by Kerry Livgren for their 1976 album Leftoverture. In 1977, the song peaked at No. 11 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming their first Top 40 hit.[citation needed] The song was certified Gold by the RIAA on December 18, 1990, and has also sold over 2 million downloads in the digital era.