Cowboy Take Me Away is a country song from the Dixie Chicks. Appearing on their August 1999 albumFly, it was released as a single in November 1999. It reached Number One on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart in February 2000. Driven by co-writer Martie Seidel's violin, Emily Robison's banjo, and Natalie Maines' evocative vocals, Cowboy Take Me Away quickly became one of the trio's signature songs. The lyric deals with a mixture of yearning for greater tranquility: Read more on Last.fm.