Who Sang Little Sister? Nico

Nico Chelsea Girl cover art
Release information
Release Date: 1967-10
length: 4:27
producer: Tom Wilson
conductor: Larry Fallon
mixer: Gary Kellgren
recording engineer: Gary Kellgren
arranger: Larry Fallon
executive engineer: Val Valentin
Some other versions of "Little Sister"

Lyrics
Little Sister
(John Cale, Lou Reed)
Don't call me home, little sister
Before the night is done
My love and I are fleeing
Running into the sun.

Turn to fly, go away
Little bird, please don't stay
Fare thee well.

Take up all your jewels and gold,
Bury them away in the earth.
Let your memory reduce them to dust
But don't forget the knife that was thrust.

Turn to fly, go away
Little bird, please don't stay
Fare thee well.

Frozen kiss by the fountain
Running into the sea
Where shadows choose their horrors
Designed for music.

Turn to fly, go away,
Little bird, please don't stay,
Fare thee well.

Tracklist
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The Fairest of the Seasons
  • 2 These Days
  • 3 Little Sister
  • 4 Winter Song
  • 5 It Was a Pleasure Then
  • 6 Chelsea Girls
  • 7 I'll Keep It With Mine
  • 8 Somewhere There's a Feather
  • 9 Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
  • 10 Eulogy to Lenny Bruce

  • Release information
    label: Verve
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin