Ella Fitzgerald

I'm so unhappy

What'll I do?

I long for somebody who

Will sympathize with me

I'm growing so tired of living alone

I lie awake all night and cry

Nobody loves me

That's why

All by myself in the morning

All by myself in the night

I sit alone with a table and a chair

So unhappy there

Playing solitaire

All by myself I get lonely

Watching the clock on the shelf

I'd love to rest my weary head on somebody's shoulder

I hate to grow older

All by myself


Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz vocalist with a vocal range spanning three octaves (D♭3 to D♭6). Often referred to as the "First Lady of Song" and the "Queen of Jazz," she was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a "horn-like" improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.
Fitzgerald was a notable interpreter of the Great American Songbook. Over the course of her 60-year recording career ... Read More