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BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA
Ella Fitzgerald


I don't want you

But I hate to lose you

You've got me in between

The devil and the deep blue sea



I forgive you

'Cause I can't forget you

You've got me in between

The devil and the deep blue sea



I ought to cross you off my list

But when you come a-knocking at my door

Fate seems to give my heart a twist

And I come running back for more



I should hate you

But I guess I love you

You've got me in between

The devil and the deep blue sea


ELLA FITZGERALD

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