LET ME GO DEVIL!

Latest update on 09/03/2010

Artist: Wade Ray
Author: Jenny Lou Carson
Label: RCA Victor
Year: 1953

Where the devil doubles for alcohol. Jenny Lou wrote it for Hank Williams but the devil got him first.

Covers:

1953:

Johnny Bond

1953:

Tex Ritter

1953:

Georgie Shaw

1954:

Joan Weber [n°1 US as Let Me Go, Lover with special (cleaned up) lyrics by Al Hill (Kay Twomey/Ben Weisman/Fred Wise)]

1954:

Sunny Gale [idem]

1954:

Hank Snow [idem; n°1 C&W]

1954:

June Carter

1954:

Teresa Brewer

1954:

Jimmy Wakely

1954:

Patti Page

1954:

Peggy Lee

1954:

Dean Martin [n°3 UK]

1955:

Counts

1958:

Wanda Jackson

1959:

Connie Francis

1959:

Valiants

1959:

Lydia & Her Melody Strings

1960:

Carol Hughes

1962:

Ann-Margret

1964:

Kathy Kirby

1983:

Billy Perry [all as Let Me Go, Lover]

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