Only In My Dreams

Album: Out Of The Blue (1987)
Charted: 11 4
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  • Everytime I'm tellin' secrets
    I remember how it used to be
    And I realized how much I miss you
    And I realize how it feels to be free

    Now I see I'm up to no good (no, no, no)
    And I wanna start again
    Can't remember when I felt good, baby
    No, I can't remember when

    No, only in my dreams
    As real as it may seem
    It was only in my dreams

    Couldn't see how much I missed you (now I do)
    Couldn't see how much it meant (ah, ah)
    Now I see my world come tumbling down (tumbling down my world)
    Now I see the road is bent

    If I only once could hold you (no, no, no)
    And remember how it used to be
    If only I could scold you
    And forget how it feels to be free

    No, only in my dreams
    As real as it may seem
    It was only in my dreams

    No, no, no, no, only in my dreams
    As real as it may seem
    It was only in my dreams

    No, only in my dreams
    As real as it may seem
    It was only in my dreams

    No, no, no, no, only in my dreams
    As real as it may seem
    It was only in my dreams

    No, no, no, only in my dreams
    As real as it may seem
    It was only in my dreams Writer/s: DEBORAH ANN GIBSON
    Publisher: MUSIC SALES CORPORATION
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  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn this day in 1987 {August 29th} Debbie Gibson performed her debut charted record, "Only In My Dreams", on the ABC-TV Saturday afternoon program, 'American Bandstand'...
    At the time "Only In My Dreams" was at position #5 on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart, the following week it would peak at #4 {for 1 week} and it spent over a half-year {28 weeks} on the Top 100...
    It reached #6 on the Canadian RPM Singles chart...
    Between 1987 and 1993 the Brooklyn, NY native had eleven records on the Top 100 chart, five* made the Top 10 with two reaching #1, "Foolish Beat" for 1 week in 1988 and "Lost In Your Eyes" for 3 weeks in 1989...
    Besides her two #1 records, her three other Top 10 records were the above "Only In My Dreams", "Shake Your Love" {#4 in 1987}, and "Out of the Blue" {#3 in 1989}...
    Deborah Ann Gibson will celebrate her 49th birthday in two days on August 31st, 2019...
    * She just missed having a sixth Top 10 record when her "Electric Youth" peaked at #11 {for 3 weeks} in 1989...
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