You Make My Dreams

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"You Make My Dreams"
Single by Hall & Oates
from the album Voices
B-side "Gotta Lotta Nerve (Perfect Perfect)"
Released May 2, 1981
Format Vinyl (7")
Recorded 1979–80
Genre
Length 3:06
Label RCA
Writer(s)
Producer(s)
  • Daryl Hall
  • John Oates
Hall & Oates singles chronology
"Kiss on My List"
(1981)
"You Make My Dreams"
(1981)
"Private Eyes"
(1981)

"You Make My Dreams", also known as "You Make My Dreams Come True" is a song by the American duo Hall & Oates, taken from their ninth studio album, Voices (1980). The song reached number five on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1981.[1]

American pop rock band Mêlée included a cover version of "You Make My Dreams" on their album Devils & Angels (2007).

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1981) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 5

The Mowgli's version[edit]

"In a Big Country / You Make My Dreams Come True"
Single by American Authors and The Mowgli's
Released April 19, 2014
Recorded 2014
Genre
Label Island Def Jam
American Authors chronology
"Luck"
(2013)
"In a Big Country"
(2014)
The Mowgli's chronology
"Love's Not Dead"
(2013)
"You Make My Dreams Come True"
(2014)

"You Make My Dreams Come True" was covered by American alternative rock band The Mowgli's. The song was recorded by the band for the 2014 single "In a Big Country / You Make My Dreams Come True", with American alternative rock band American Authors. The single was released on Vinyl on April 19, 2014 as a Record Store Day release. The track appears as the B-side on the single.

Track listing[edit]

7-inch vinyl
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "In a Big Country" (performed by American Authors)  
2. "You Make My Dreams Come True" (performed by The Mowgli's)  

Personnel[edit]

The Mowgli's
  • Dave Appelbaum – keyboards and vocals
  • Colin Louis Dieden – vocals, guitar, percussion
  • Katie Jayne Earl – vocals and percussion
  • Josh Hogan – guitar and vocals
  • Matthew Di Panni- bass guitar and vocals
  • Spencer Trent – percussion, guitar, melodica, and vocals
  • Andy Warren – drums, percussion, and vocals

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United States[2] 19 April 2014 7" vinyl The Island Def Jam Music Group

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Hall & Oates chart history
  2. ^ Billboard staff. "Record Store Day Unveils 2014 Releases: David Bowie, Jay Z, Coldplay, Haim + More". Billboard. Retrieved 21 March 2014.