Delilah (Queen song)

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"Delilah"
Single by Queen
from the album Innuendo
Released 14 December 1992
Genre Rock
Length 3:32
Label Parlophone (Europe)
Hollywood (North America)
Writer(s) Queen (Freddie Mercury)
Producer(s) Queen and David Richards
Queen singles chronology
"Ride the Wild Wind"
(1992)
"Delilah"
(1992)
"Heaven for Everyone"
(1995)
Innuendo track listing

Delilah is a song by British Rock band Queen. Written and sung by Freddie Mercury, it was originally released on their fourteenth studio album Innuendo in 1991. The song was released as a single on 14 December but only in Thailand. It reached #1 on the Thailand Singles Chart.[1][2]

Composition[edit]

Delilah is a song Mercury penned for his favourite female tortoiseshell cat, which was called Delilah. Brian May recorded his solo using a talk box. Reportedly, Roger Taylor was not fond of the song and agreed to let it be included in the album only at Mercury's insistence. The song has more than 62,000 hits on Last.fm.[3]It was written in the key of G Major.[4]

Charts[edit]

Country (1992) Peak position
Thailand 1

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]