Fire and Desire

Rick James

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Rick James
album: Track 6 in album Street Songs
release date: 1981
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Funk / Soul
styles: Soul/Funk/Disco
length: 7:21
performer: Teena Marie

Album Information

label: Motown Records
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Rick James Street Songs cover art

Lyrics

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Wow.
And I must admit you're looking very, very, very nice these days.
Oh me?
I've got a new lady now and it's a little different than it was when I was with you.
But more than that, I think of how you changed me with your love and sensitivity.

That's what I used to do Use and abuse them
It was pain before pleasure
With every measure, baby
I was cold as ice, long ago baby, baby
Sugar, sugar, sugar
You turned on my fire, baby
Took me a little higher
You turned on my fire, baby
Fire and desire, baby
And I thank you baby
Oh how I thank you, baby.
that since you've been gone
You know, it's funny how a man can change so quickly from a cold blooded person,
Remember how I used to do that?
Remember when you used to
TM: Love them and leave them (oh)
Then I laid eyes on you
That was my claim to fame
Tasted your teardrop stains, yeah
[Rick James (Teena Marie)]
(I, I wasn't, I, I wasn't very nice, I know)
(You turned on)
(You turned on)
(You turned on)
(Fire)
(Fire and Desire)
(you turned on fire)
(You burned me, you burned me)
(Fire and Desire)

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Give It to Me Baby
  • 2 Ghetto Life
  • 3 Make Love to Me
  • 4 Mr. Policeman
  • 5 Super Freak
  • 6 Fire and Desire
  • 7 Call Me Up
  • 8 Below the Funk (Pass the J)