The Good Life

by Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as the "First Lady of Song", "Queen of Jazz", and "Lady Ella", was an American jazz and song vocalist. With a vocal range spanning three octaves (D♭3 to D♭6), she was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and int…




Oh, the good life, full of fun
Seems to be the ideal
Yes, the good life lets you hide 
All the sadness you feel

You won't really fall in love
For you can't take the chance
So be honest with yourself
Don't try to fake romance

It's the good life 
To be free and explore the unknown
Like the heartaches 
When you learn you must face them alone

Please, remember, I still love you
And in case you don't know
Well, just wake up
Kiss the good life "hello"

Written by: JOSHUA JACKSON, TONI NIELSON

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