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Ella Fitzgerald

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: John T. Williams
album: Track 11 in album Lullabies of Birdland
release date: 1955
popularity : 24 users have visited this page.
genres: Jazz
styles: Swing/Easy Listening
length: 2:28

Album Information

label: Decca Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies of Birdland cover art

Lyrics

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We're sitting out here on the runway
Waiting for the plane to leave
And the captain says, "There'll be a short delay
Bear with me, please"

They gave us the usual hassle
"You can't take those guitars on board"
But the boys in the band just smiled
Heard it all before

And as they're starting to serve champagne
To the folks at the front of the plane
I can hear the engines roaring
We're on our way

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Lullaby of Birdland
  • 2 Rough Ridin'
  • 3 Angel Eyes
  • 4 Smooth Sailing
  • 5 Oh, Lady Be Good
  • 6 Later
  • 7 Ella Hums the Blues
  • 8 How High the Moon
  • 9 Basin Street Blues
  • 10 Air Mail Special
  • 11 Flying Home