Delta Dawn
Helen Reddy
Reddy Helen 1973 Long Hard Climb

Delta Dawn, what's that flower you have on?
Could it be a faded rose from days gone by?
And did I hear you say he was a-meetin' you here today
To take you to his mansion in the sky-eye?

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1973 for one week
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • from the album Long Hard Climb (1973)
  • Reddy's second of three No. 1 singles on the Hot 100 in her career
  • written by Larry Collins, Alex Harvey
  • produced by Tom Catalano  
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