The House of the Rising Sun Lyrics

The Animals

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publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC , CARLIN AMERICA INC
writers: Tim Hardin
album: Track 1 in album The Animals
release date: 1964-9
popularity : 136 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Blues Pop
styles: Blues Rock/Rhythm & Blues/Classic Rock
length: 2:59
composer: [traditional]
lyricist: [traditional]
arranger: Alan Price

Album Information

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

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Lyrics

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There is a house in New Orleans
They call the Rising Sun
And it's been the ruin of many a poor boy
And God I know I'm one

My mother was a tailor
Sewed my new blue jeans
My father was a gamblin' man
Down in New Orleans

Now the only thing a gambler needs
Is a suitcase and trunk
And the only time he's satisfied
Is when he's on a drunk

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The House of the Rising Sun
  • 2 Blue Feeling
  • 3 The Girl Can't Help It
  • 4 Baby Let Me Take You Home
  • 5 The Right Time
  • 6 Talkin' 'bout You
  • 7 Around and Around
  • 8 I'm in Love Again
  • 9 Gonna Send You Back to Walker
  • 10 Memphis Tennessee
  • 11 I'm Mad Again
  • 12 I've Been Around