Carelessly Lyrics

Billie Holiday


publisher: ©BOURNE CO.
writers: Charles F. Kenny, Nick A. Kenny
album: Track 8 in album Billie Holiday
release date: 1997
popularity : 9 users have visited this page.
genres: Funk / Soul Blues Pop
styles: Chicago Blues/Piano Blues/Vocal/Ballad/Neo Soul
length: 3:08

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How carelessly
You gave me your heart
And carelessly I broke it, sweetheart
I took each tender kiss you gave to me
Every kiss made you a slave to me

Then carelessly
I told you good-bye
But now at night I wake up and cry
I wish I knew a way to find the love
I threw away so carelessly


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Summertime
  • 2 I Can't Give You Anything but Love
  • 3 A Fine Romance
  • 4 Pennies From Heaven
  • 5 The Mood That I'm In
  • 6 That's Life I Guess
  • 7 I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
  • 8 Carelessly
  • 9 Detour Ahead
  • 10 How Could You
  • 11 Gettin' Some Fun Out of Life
  • 12 This Is My Last Affair