Delia's Gone Song Lyrics

Johnny Cash

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Delia, oh. Delia
Delia all my life
If I hadn't shot poor Delia
I'd have had her for my wife
Delia's gone, one more round
Delia's gone

I went up to Memphis
And I met Delia there
Found her in her parlor
And I tied to her chair
Delia's gone, one more round
Delia's gone

She was low and trifling

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Lost on the Desert
  • 2 Accidentally on Purpose
  • 3 In the Jailhouse Now
  • 4 Mr. Lonesome
  • 5 You Won’t Have Far to Go
  • 6 In Them Old Cottonfields Back Home
  • 7 Delia’s Gone
  • 8 I Forgot More Than You’ll Ever Know
  • 9 You Remembered Me
  • 10 I’m Free From the Chain Gang Now
  • 11 Let Me Down Easy
  • 12 Sing It Pretty, Sue


  • credits


    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: John R. Cash
    album: Track 7 in album The Sound of Johnny Cash
    release date: 1962-8
    popularity : 77 users have visited this page.
    genres: Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country
    length: 2:01
    composer: Johnny Cash

    Album Information

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