Otis Redding - That's What My Heart Needs Lyrics

Otis Redding Pain in My Heart cover art
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You left me, for another
You told me, he was your lover
So I'm begging and I'm pleading
And I'm down on any knee, ooh baby
That's what my heart needs

Baby, ooh baby
I'm calling you out loud and clear, baby
Ooh baby
I love you, yes I do
And I want on meeting you, ooh baby
That's what my heart needs

Darling, my my darling
I need you here right by my side, baby, darling
If you hadn't left that day
Then my love wouldn't be this way, ooh baby
That's what my heart needs

Come on baby
I said I need you right here by my side
I said I need you baby
I need you here to protect me and be my guide
And ooh, baby, yeah baby
I know you don't know what I mean, baby
Ooh, baby, yeah, hey baby
Hey hey baby
Come on, come on and love me, baby, lord
Come on, come on and be right by my side
Hey, come on
Track Listing
Vinyl 1
  • 1 Pain in My Heart
  • 2 The Dog
  • 3 Stand by Me
  • 4 Hey Hey Baby
  • 5 You Send Me
  • 6 I Need Your Lovin'
  • 7 These Arms of Mine
  • 8 Louie Louie
  • 9 Something Is Worrying Me
  • 10 Security
  • 11 That's What My Heart Needs
  • 12 Lucille


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Otis Redding
    album: Track 11 in album Pain in My Heart
    release date: 1964-1-1
    popularity : 63 users have visited this page.
    genres: Funk / Soul
    styles: Rhythm & Blues/Soul
    length: 2:42
    drums: Al Jackson, Jr.
    vocal: Otis Redding
    trumpet: Wayne Jackson
    guitar: Steve Cropper
    organ & piano: Booker T. Jones
    tenor saxophone: Charles "Packy" Axton
    baritone saxophone: Floyd Newman
    bass guitar: Lewie Steinberg
    Album Information
    label: ATCO Records
    country(area): United States
    format: Vinyl
    script: Latin