Fleetwood Mac Live is a double-disc live compilation that highlights 15 performances from Fleetwood Mac’s 1979-1980 Tusk tour. It also includes three new songs; Christine McVie’s “One More Night,” Beach Boys cover “The Farmer’s Daughter,” and Stevie Nicks’ “Fireflies.” The enclosed sleeves (booklet, for the CD) feature a tour chronology and black-and-white pictures of the band.
Warner Bros. released Fleetwood Mac Live on vinyl, cassette, and 8-track tape formats on December 8, 1980. The live retrospective reached number 14 on the Billboard Hot 200 Albums chart. Warner Bros. issued the singles “The Farmer’s Daughter” and “Fireflies (remixed by producer Ken Caillat),” the latter of which reached number 60 on the Billboard Top 100 Singles chart.
The RIAA has certified Fleetwood Mac Live gold for the shipment of 500,000 units to retailers.