Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

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"Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea" is an American popular song published in 1931, with music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by Ted Koehler, and first recorded by Cab Calloway in 1931. It was introduced in the 1931 Cotton Club show Rhythmania and is now a widely recorded standard.


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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 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

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Cab Calloway

Cabell "Cab" Calloway III (December 25, 1907 – November 18, 1994) was an American jazz singer and bandleader. He was strongly associated with the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City, where he was a regular performer. more »

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Written by: HAROLD ARLEN, TED KOEHLER

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