How Can We Hang On to a Dream?

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"How Can We Hang On to a Dream?"
Song by Tim Hardin from the album Tim Hardin 1
Released 1966
Label Verve
Composer Tim Hardin
Producer Erik Jacobsen
Tim Hardin 1 track listing
"Misty Roses"
(11)
"How Can We Hang On to a Dream?"
(12)

How Can We Hang On to a Dream? is a song composed and recorded by Tim Hardin.

A cover version with a choral arrangement by Duncan Browne was recorded by The Nice, as "Hang On to a Dream," on their third album, Nice and Nazareth on Snakes 'N' Ladders (1969). A closer cover version was performed by Fleetwood Mac on a 1968 BBC recording, released on Live at the BBC in 2001. Emerson, Lake & Palmer covered it on The Return of the Manticore. The Lemonheads released a cover of the track as a bonus addition to online editions of their 2009 covers album Varshons. Life Of Riley - The Lightening Seeds Collection, includes a cover version of the song. Françoise Hardy recorded the song for her album Françoise Hardy en Anglais.