|"(You've Got Me) Dangling on a String"|
|Single by Chairmen of the Board|
|from the album Chairmen of the Board|
|B-side||"I'll Come Crawling"|
|Songwriter(s)||Ronald Dunbar and Edythe Wayne|
|Chairmen of the Board singles chronology|
"(You've Got Me) Dangling on a String" is a 1970 soul music song by the Chairmen of the Board. The single reached #38 on the US Billboard Hot 100, #19 on the US Billboard R&B chart, and #5 on the UK Singles Chart. The song was written by Ronald Dunbar and Edythe Wayne.
The group performed "Dangling on a String" on American Bandstand on May 16, 1970.
The song was covered by Donny Osmond, and released as a single from the August 1977 album Donald Clark Osmond, "bubbling under" the Billboard Hot 100 chart at number 109. Catalogue number PD 14417, Int'l. # 2066 847 77 NP 2827. It was produced by Brian Holland.
A version with substantially altered music was also recorded by the UK post-punk band C Cat Trance, on their album Play Masenko Combo and as the B-side of their 1984 single "Dreams Of Leaving" (Ink INK123).
|Canada RPM Top Singles||58|
|UK (The Official Charts Company)||5|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||38|
|U.S. Billboard R&B||19|
|U.S. Cash Box Top 100 ||30|
|U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under the Hot 100||109|
|U.S. Cash Box ||99|