That Old Black Magic Lyrics

Ella Fitzgerald

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer
album: Track in album Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Song Book
release date: 1961
popularity : 18 users have visited this page.
genres: Jazz Pop
styles: Big Band/Swing
length: 4:14
producer: Norman Granz
engineer: Val Valentin
arranger: Billy May
conductor: Billy May
lead vocals: Ella Fitzgerald
performer: Billy May & His Orchestra
composer: Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer
lyricist: Johnny Mercer
arranger: Bill Holman

Album Information

label: Verve
country(area): United States
format: Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Song Book cover art

Lyrics

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That old black magic has me in its spell
That old black magic that you weave so well
Icy fingers up and down my spine
The same old witchcraft when your eyes meet mine

The same old tingle that I feel inside
When that elevator starts its ride
Down and down I go, 'round and 'round I go
Like a leaf that's caught in the tide

I should stay away, but what can I do?
I hear your name, and I'm aflame
Aflame with such a burning desire
That only your kiss can put out the fire

That old black magic has me in its spell
That old black magic that you weave so well
Icy fingers up and down my spine
The same old witchcraft when your eyes meet mine

The same old tingle that I feel inside
When that elevator starts its ride
Down and down I go, 'round and 'round I go
Like a leaf that's caught in the tide

I should stay away, but what can I do?
I hear your name, and I'm aflame
Aflame with such a burning desire
That only your kiss can put out the fire

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Track Listing


Vinyl 1
  • 1 Blues in the Night
  • 2 Let's Fall in Love
  • 3 Stormy Weather
  • 4 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
  • 5 My Shining Hour
  • 6 Hooray for Love
  • 7 This Time the Dream's on Me
  • 8 That Old Black Magic
  • 9 I've Got the World on a String
  • 10 Let's Take a Walk Around the Block
  • 11 Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)
  • 12 Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
    Vinyl 2
  • 1 When the Sun Comes Out
  • 2 Come Rain or Come Shine
  • 3 As Long as I Live
  • 4 Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe
  • 5 It's Only a Paper Moon
  • 6 The Man That Got Away
  • 7 One for My Baby (and One More for the Road)
  • 8 It Was Written in the Stars
  • 9 Get Happy
  • 10 I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
  • 11 Out of This World
  • 12 Over the Rainbow