Cry Me A River

Album: I Dreamed a Dream (2009)
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  • Now you say you're lonely
    You cry the whole night through
    Well, you can cry me a river, cry me a river
    I cried a river over you

    Now you say you're sorry
    For bein' so untrue
    Well, you can cry me a river, cry me a river
    I cried a river over you

    You drove me, nearly drove me out of my head
    While you never shed a tear
    Remember, I remember all that you said
    Told me love was too plebeian
    Told me you were through with me and
    Now you say you love me
    Just to prove you do
    Well cry me a river, cry me a river
    I cried a river over you Writer/s: Arthur Hamilton
    Publisher: DistroKid, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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Comments: 2

  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn October 4th 1970, "Cry Me A River" by Joe Cocker entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart at position #62; and on November 8th, 1970 it peaked at #11 {for 2 weeks} and spent 9 weeks on the Top 100...
    It made the Top 10 in France, where it peaked at #7...
    In 1960 Janice Harper covered the song; her version stayed on the Top 100 for three weeks, peaking at #90...
    And in 1955 Julie London's original recording entered Billboard’s Top 100 on Oct 27th and on December 1st, 1955 it peaked at #13 for 1 week {it did reached #9 on Billboard’s Most Played by Jockeys chart}.
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyJoe Cockder's 1970 version just missed making the Top Ten, it peaked at No. 11...
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