Delilah (album)

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Delilah
Studio album by Tom Jones
Released July 1968[1]
Genre Pop rock, pop
Length 37:01
Label Decca
Producer Peter Sullivan
Tom Jones Decca Records chronology
13 Smash Hits
(12/1967)
Delilah
(1968)
Help Yourself
(11/1968)

Delilah is the first number one album in the UK for Welsh singer Tom Jones. It spent two weeks at the top of the chart in 1968.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side 1
  1. "Delilah (Barry Mason, Les Reed) - 3:26
  2. "Weeping Annaleah" (Mickey Newbury, Dan Folger) - 3:26
  3. "One Day Soon" (Francis Lai, Don Black) - 2:39
  4. "Laura" (Leon Ashley, Margie Singleton) - 3:25
  5. "Make This Heart of Mine Smile Again" (Sol Parker, Kelly Owens) - 2:39
  6. "Lingering On" (Scott English, Stanley J. Gelber, James Last) - 3:15
Side 2
  1. "You Can't Stop Love" (Gordon Mills, Les Reed) - 3:05
  2. "My Elusive Dreams" (Curly Putman, Billy Sherrill) - 3:18
  3. "Just Out of Reach (Of My Two Open Arms)" (Virgil F. Stewart) - 2:44
  4. "Only a Fool Breaks His Own Heart" (Shelly Coburn, Norman Bergen) - 2:35
  5. "Why Can't I Cry" (Johnny Harris) - 3:10
  6. "Take Me" (George Jones, Leon Payne) - 3:12

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/music/sites/tom-jones/pages/discography.shtml
  2. ^ Virgin Book of Hit Albums
Preceded by
Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake by Small Faces
UK Albums Chart number-one album
10 August 1968 - 16 August 1968
Succeeded by
Bookends by Simon and Garfunkel
Preceded by
Bookends by Simon and Garfunkel
UK Albums Chart number-one album
21 September 1968 - 27 September 1968
Succeeded by
Bookends by Simon and Garfunkel