Holdin' On To Yesterday

Album: Ambrosia (1975)
Charted: 17
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Songfacts®:

  • There are a lot of songs about missing an ex-wife, but this one has some very heartfelt lyrics. It was Ambrosia's first major hit, although it's not typical of their sound. >>
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    Mike - Santa Barbara, CA

Comments: 5

  • Steph JonesAgreed! I have been with an older guy. I think, although he will never admit it, I could see it in his eyes he needs to go home! I’ve never seen anybody swallow his pride as much as this guy. He’s been a player and I know this but it doesn’t mean he’s a horrible person. It’s because of what he has done but who cares! I hope he turns around for everything they’ve been through I’ve never seen a love like hers for him and I know I just know he feels the same but he is the most stubborn person and it is to his detriment. prayers Both of my parents taught me and my brothers well I don’t think he was taught what you love is and I do pray for him all the time! God I hope he goes back
  • J Cleary from LondonClassic Ambrosia! Awesome song. Great Hammond playing.
  • Dane from Lima,ohio, FlMy favorite Ambrosia song,by far.I love the words,the music,everything."If I'd only known I'd need you..."
  • Charles from Charlotte, NcThe four members of Ambrosia all played on Alan Parson Project's first LP 'Tales of Mystery and Imagination' in 1976.
  • Barry from Greenville, NcGreat song and a find example of the multi-instrumental talent of this group. The violin underscores the sense of loss and longing.
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