Easy to Be Hard

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"Easy to Be Hard"
Single by Three Dog Night
from the album Suitable for Framing
B-side "Dreaming Isn't Good For You"
Released August 2, 1969
Genre Rock
Length 3:10
Label Dunhill Records 4203
Writer(s) Galt MacDermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni
Producer(s) Gabriel Mekler
Three Dog Night singles chronology
"Easy to Be Hard"
"Eli's Coming"

"Easy to Be Hard" is a song written by Galt MacDermot, James Rado, and Gerome Ragni and performed by Three Dog Night, with the lead vocal part sung by Chuck Negron.[1] The song reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1969.[2] The song appeared on their 1969 album, Suitable for Framing.[3] The song is from the rock musical Hair and was also featured in the film.

The song was produced by Gabriel Mekler.[4]

The song was ranked #33 on Billboard magazine's Top Hot 100 songs of 1969.[5]

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