You Keep Me Hangin' On by The Supremes


"'''You Keep Me Hangin' On'" is a 1966 song written and composed by Holland-Dozier-Holland. It first became a popular Billboard'' Hot 100 number one hit for the American girl group The Supremes in late 1966. The rock band Vanilla Fudge covered the song a year later and had a Top ten hit with their version. British pop singer Kim Wilde took "You Keep Me Hangin' On" back to number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1987. Over the years, the song has been covered by various artists including Wilson Pickett, Rod Stewart, the Box Tops, Colourbox, Reba McEntire, and Madness.