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YYZ cover
Song by Rush
Album Moving Pictures
Released 1981
Length 4:25
Label Anthem
Writer(s) Geddy Lee, Neil Peart
Status Officially released
Moving Pictures track listing
"Red Barchetta"
"Devil's Haircut"

YYZ is a song progressive rock band Rush.


"YYZ" is an instrumental by Toronto-based Rush. The song gets its name from the abbreviation of Toronto International Airport. It is one of the bands most popular songs.

Connection to Weezer

At various points during Weezer shows during the latter half of 2000, then-bassist Mikey Welsh and drummer Pat Wilson would often 'jam' on the song's main riff while waiting for the guitarists to change/tune guitars between songs.