I Like Dreamin'

Album: I Like Dreamin' (1977)
Charted: 3

Songfacts®:

  • Kenny Nolan is a well-known songwriter who has penned a number of hits for other artists, including "Lady Marmalade," "Get Dancin'" and "My Eyes Adored You." In 1977, he finally had a hit on his own with this track, which was by far his biggest chart success. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Mike - Santa Barbara, CA

Comments: 4

  • Seventhmist from 7th HeavenA good companion song to "My Eyes Adored You."
  • Dave from Wheaton, IlWho was the major artist that Kenny wrote it on assignment for, but rejected it? Please, let us know.
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn March 6th 1977, "I Like Dreamin'" by Kenny Nolan peaked at #3 (for 1 week) on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart; it had entered the chart on October 31st, 1976 at position #89 and spent over a half-year on the Top 100 (27 weeks, and for 7 of those 27 weeks it was on the Top 10 )...
    It reached #4 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary Tracks chart...
    Along with Bob Crewe he co-wrote Frankie Valli's "My Eyes Adored You" (#1 for 1 week in 1975) and Labelle's "Lady Marmalade" (also #1 for 1 week in 1975)...
    He had three other records make the Top 100; "Love's Grown Deep" (#20 in 1977), "My Eyes Get Blurry" (#97 in 1977), and "Us and Love (We Go Together) (#44 in 1980).
  • Michael Scott from Punta Gorda, Fl1976-1977 This was a huge hit song, it should have received more awards.
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