Solitude Lyrics

Ella Fitzgerald


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Duke Ellington, Eddie De Lange, Irving Mills
album: Track in album Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book
release date: 1957
popularity : 26 users have visited this page.
genres: Jazz
styles: Big Band/Swing
length: 2:10
producer: Norman Granz
engineer: Val Valentin
lead vocals: Ella Fitzgerald
guitar: Barney Kessel
composer: Duke Ellington
lyricist: Irving Mills, Eddie DeLange

Cover Art

Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book cover art
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In my solitude
You haunt me
With dreadful ease
Of days gone by

In my solitude
You taunt me
With memories
That never die

I sit in my chair
And filled with despair
There's no one could be so sad
With gloom everywhere
I sit and I stare
I know that I'll soon go mad

In my solitude
I'm afraid
Dear Lord above
Send back my love
I sit in my chair

Filled with despair
There's no one, no one
No onecould be so sad
With gloom everywhere
I sit and I stare
I know that I'll soon go mad

In my solitude
I'm afraid
Dear Lord above
Send back my love


Track Listing


Vinyl 1
  • 1 Rockin' in Rhythm
  • 2 Drop Me Off in Harlem
  • 3 Day Dream
  • 4 Caravan
  • 5 Take the "A" Train
  • 6 I Ain't Got Nothing but the Blues
  • 7 Clementine
  • 8 I Didn't Know About You
  • 9 I'm Beginning to See the Light
  • 10 Lost in Meditation
  • 11 Perdido
    Vinyl 2
  • 1 Cotton Tail
  • 2 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
  • 3 Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
  • 4 Solitude
  • 5 Rocks in My Bed
  • 6 Satin Doll
  • 7 Sophisticated Lady
  • 8 Just Squeeze Me
  • 9 It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
  • 10 Azure