To Be a Lover Song Lyrics

Billy Idol


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Booker T. Jr. Jones, William Bell
album: Track 2 in album Whiplash Smile
release date: 1986-9
popularity : 90 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock
styles: New Wave/Hard Rock/Pop Rock
length: 3:53
producer: Keith Forsey
lead vocals: Billy Idol
mixer: Gary Langan
background vocals: Connie Harvey, Janet Wright and Jocelyn Brown
composer: William Bell, Booker T. Jones
lyricist: William Bell, Booker T. Jones

Album Information

label: Chrysalis
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 724352374328
script: Latin

Cover Art

Billy Idol Whiplash Smile cover art


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Have I told you
Lately that I love you
If I didn't, darlin',
You see, I'm so sorry.
Didn't I reach out
And hold you
In these lovin' arms
Well, if I didn't, oh baby.
Well, I'm so sorry

When I realized that you need love too,
Gonna spend my life makin' love to you.
Got to be a lover.
Have mercy.


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Worlds Forgotten Boy
  • 2 To Be a Lover
  • 3 Soul Standing By
  • 4 Sweet Sixteen
  • 5 Man for All Seasons
  • 6 Don't Need a Gun
  • 7 Beyond Belief
  • 8 Fatal Charm
  • 9 All Summer Single
  • 10 One Night, One Chance