"Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground)" is a pop rock song performed by Mike + The Mechanics.
Written by Mike Rutherford and B. A. Robertson, it was the first track from their 1985 self-titled debut album. It was also released as the band's first single, reaching number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and number 1 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, where it stayed for five weeks. It reached number 21 in the band's native United Kingdom. .