“Closer to the Heart” is a song released by the Canadian rock band Rush in 1977 on their album A Farewell to Kings. The was composed by Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee. The lyrics were written by Neil Peart and Peter Talbot. “Closer to the Heart” peaked at number 69 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1978. Enjoy this excellent cover of “Closer to the Heart”.