"Stay the Night" is a song written by Peter Cetera and David Foster for the group Chicago and recorded for their album Chicago 17 (1984), with Cetera singing lead vocals. More upbeat and heavier Rock-oriented, it was the first single released from that album, and reached #16 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.
This song is also remembered for its video, filmed in and around the Los Angeles River. It shows Peter Cetera chasing a hard-to-get lady .