Hanging By A Thread
Featured in Episode
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
Did Not Chart
Year Released
Mike + The Mechanics
Mike Rutherford, B. A. Robinson, Christopher Neil
RIAA Certification
Sequence song appears
Searching for Hector (Famiglia's chauffeur)
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"Hanging By A Thread" is a song performed by Mike + The Mechanics, appearing on their self-titled album in 1985. The song appeared in the Miami Vice episode "Baby Blues".


  • This was the second song off of Mike + The Mechanics' debut album to appear on Miami Vice. The first was "Par Avion", which appeared in "Yankee Dollar".


  • Mike Rutherford - guitar and bass
  • Paul Young - lead vocal
  • Adrian Lee - keyboards
  • Peter Van Hooke - drums

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