Night Ranger - Sister Christian (1984)
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"Sister Christian" is a power ballad by the American hard rock band Night Ranger. It was released in March 1984 as the second ...
"Sister Christian" is a power ballad by the American hard rock band Night Ranger. It was released in March 1984 as the second single from their album Midnight Madness. It was ranked number 32 on VH1's 100 Greatest Songs of the 1980s. It was written and sung by the band's drummer, Kelly Keagy, for his sister. It was the band's biggest hit, peaking at number five on the Billboard Hot 100, and staying on the charts for 24 weeks. It also reached number one in Canada. The song plays during the drug deal scene in Paul Thomas Anderson's film Boogie Nights. The song was also featured in the 2009 reboot of Friday the 13th. It can also be found in the 1999 blockbuster Superstar starring Molly Shannon.
The music video (which uses the shorter single version) was filmed in San Rafael High School.