Cry Me a River Song Lyrics

Ella Fitzgerald

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Now you say you're lonely
You cry the long night through
Well, you can cry me a river
Cry me a river
I cried a river over you
Now you say you're sorry
For being so untrue
Well, you can cry me a river
Cry me a river
I cried a river over you
You drove me, nearly drove me, out of my head
While you never shed a tear
Remember, I remember, all that you said?
You told me love was too plebeian
Told me you were through with me and

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Night in Tunisia
  • 2 You're My Thrill
  • 3 My Reverie
  • 4 Stella by Starlight
  • 5 Jersey Bounce
  • 6 Cry Me a River
  • 7 Good Morning Heartache
  • 8 Born to Be Blue
  • 9 Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most
  • 10 The Music Goes 'round and Around


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Arthur Hamilton
    album: Track 6 in album Ella Fitzgerald
    release date: 1966
    popularity : 107 users have visited this page.
    genres: Jazz Funk / Soul Pop
    styles: Country Blues/Easy Listening/Rhythm & Blues/Cool Jazz
    length: 4:15
    drums: Gus Johnson
    piano: Lou Levy
    vocal: Ella Fitzgerald
    guitar: Herb Ellis
    composer: Arthur Hamilton
    lyricist: Arthur Hamilton

    Album Information

    label: Music for Pleasure
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin