Fleetwood Mac's 50 Greatest Songs

From British blues to California rock, from smooth sunshine to the most haunting breakup epics ever

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10. "Sara"

Released in December 1979, this somber, elegant ballad was Fleetwood Mac's first hit of the Eighties. Don Henley of the Eagles claimed the song was named for a baby Nicks was pregnant with and decided not to have during their brief late-Seventies affair. Thirty-five years later, she confirmed that he was partially correct. "Had I married Don and had that baby, and had she been a girl, I would have named her Sara," she said in 2014. "But there was another woman in my life named Sara, who shortly after that became Mick's wife, Sara Fleetwood."

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