Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)

Album: Collection (1942)
  • I wrote my mother
    I wrote my father
    And now I'm writing you too
    I'm sure of mother
    I'm sure of father
    Now I wanna be sure of you

    Don't sit under the apple tree with anyone else but me
    Anyone else but me, anyone else but me
    No! No! No!
    Just remember that I've been true to nobody else but you
    So just be true to me

    Don't go walking down lovers' lane with anyone else but me
    Anyone else but me, anyone else but me
    No! No! No!
    Don't start showing off all your charms in somebody else's arms
    You must be true to me
    I'm so afraid that the plans we made underneath those moonlit skies
    Will fade away and you're bound to stray if the stars get in your eyes
    So, don't sit under the apple tree with anyone else but me
    You're my L-O-V-E.

    Don't sit under the apple tree with anyone else but me
    Anyone else but me, anyone else but me
    No! No! No!
    Just remember that I've been true to nobody else but you
    So just be true to me

    Don't go walking down lovers' lane with anyone else but me
    Anyone else but me, anyone else but me
    No! No! No!
    Don't start showing off all your charms in somebody else's arms
    You must be true to me
    I'm so afraid that the plans we made underneath those moonlit skies
    Will fade away and you're bound to stray if the stars get in your eyes
    So, don't sit under the apple tree with anyone else but me
    Writer/s: LEW BROWN, SAM H. STEPT, CHARLES TOBIAS
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn this day in 1942 {May 23rd} Glenn Miller's "Don' Sit Under The Apple Tree" peaked at #2 {for 2 weeks} on Billboard's 'National Best-Selling Retail Records' chart, for the two weeks it was at #2, the #1 record for both those weeks was "Tangerine" by Jimmy Dorsey...
    And from the 'For What It's Worth' department, the remainder of National Best-Selling Singles Top 10 on May 23rd, 1942:
    At #3. "Jersey Bounce" by Benny Goodman
    #4. "Sleepy Lagoon" by Harry James
    #5. "Who Wouldn't Love You" by Kay Kyser
    #6. "Somebody Else Is Taking My Place" by Russ Morgan
    #7. "One Dozen Roses" by Harry James
    #8. "Skylark" by Glenn Miller
    #9. "Miss You" by Bing Crosby
    #10. "I Don't Want To Walk Without You" by Harry James
    * Glenn Miller's "Don' Sit Under The Apple Tree" featured Marion Hutton and Tex Beneke & the Modernaires...
  • Charles Hollingswort from Leeds, AlTo Alex in London:this song was sung by the Andrews Sisters(Patty,Maxene and LaVerne Andrews)in the 1941 movie starring Bud Abbot and Lou Costello and was entitled "Buck Privates"
  • Reg from Kemptville, On, -Great harmonies!
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