Song Details More songs by The Cars
It's All I Can Do
The Cars
And once in a night
I dreamed you were there
I cancelled my flight
From going nowhere

It's all I can do
To keep waiting for you
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 41 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1979
  • from The Cars' second studio album, Candy-O (1979)
  • the fifth of eighteen singles charted on the Hot 100 by The Cars in their career
  • lead vocals on "It's All I Can Do" - Benjamin Orr
  • The Cars:
         Ric Ocasek - lead vocals, rhythm guitar
         Elliot Easton - lead guitar, backing vocals
         Greg Hawkes - percussion, keyboards, tenor saxophone, backing vocals
         Benjamin Orr - bass guitar, lead vocals
         David Robinson - drums, percussion
  • written by Ric Ocasek
  • produced by Roy Thomas Baker
  • engineered by Geoff Workman
  • recorded at Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles, CA
  • Elektra Records label
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