Hanging on the Telephone Lyrics

Blondie


publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Jack Nathan Lee
album: Track 1 in album Parallel Lines
release date: 1978-9-23
popularity : 45 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock Pop
styles: New Wave/Pop Rock/Synth-pop/Disco
length: 2:23
producer: Mike Chapman
drums: Clem Burke
vocal: Deborah Harry
engineer: Pete Coleman
guitar: Chris Stein and Frank Infante
keyboard: Jimmy Destri
bass guitar: Nigel Harrison
assistant engineer: Grey Russell
lyricist: Jack Lee
composer: Jack Lee

Cover Art

Blondie Parallel Lines cover art
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I'm in the phone booth, it's the one across the hall
If you don't answer, I'll just ring it off the wall
I know he's there, but I just had to call
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone
I heard your mother now she's going out the door
Did she go to work or just go to the store
All those things she said, I told you to ignore
Oh why can't we talk again
Oh why can't we talk again
Oh why can't we talk again
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone

It's good to hear your voice, you know it's been so long
If I don't get your call then everything goes wrong
I want to tell you something you've known all along
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone

I had to interrupt and stop this conversation
Your voice across the line gives me a strange sensation
I'd like to talk when I can show you my affection
Oh I can't control myself
Oh I can't control myself
Oh I can't control myself
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone

Hang up and run to me
Whoa, hang up and run to me
Whoa, hang up and run to me
Whoa, hang up and run to me
Whoa oh oh oh run to me


Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Hanging on the Telephone
  • 2 One Way or Another
  • 3 Picture This
  • 4 Fade Away and Radiate
  • 5 Pretty Baby
  • 6 I Know but I Don’t Know
  • 7 11:59
  • 8 Will Anything Happen?
  • 9 Sunday Girl
  • 10 Heart of Glass
  • 11 I’m Gonna Love You Too
  • 12 Just Go Away