Tar Baby Lyrics

Sade

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Helen Adu, Stuart Matthewman
album: Track 10 in album Promise
release date: 1985-11-16
popularity : 40 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Jazz Funk / Soul Pop
styles: Vocal/Soul/Smooth Jazz/Downtempo
length: 3:59
producer: Robin Millar
lead vocals: Sade Adu
engineer: Mike Pela
arranger: Sade
keyboard: Andrew Hale
strings arranger: Nick Ingman
bass guitar: Paul S. Denman
writer: Sade Adu, Stuart Matthewman

Album Information

label: Epic
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
script: Latin

Cover Art

Sade Promise cover art

Lyrics

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Grandma came to see
Something she could not believe
How could her girl be
So naive

Tar baby, tar baby
Told the secret she conceived

Oh, that big old smile of yours
Could turn the wind into a song
How could I have doubted
Honey it's with me that you belong

Tar baby, tar baby
I love you so

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Is It a Crime
  • 2 The Sweetest Taboo
  • 3 War of the Hearts
  • 4 You're Not the Man
  • 5 Jezebel
  • 6 Mr. Wrong
  • 7 Punch Drunk
  • 8 Never as Good as the First Time
  • 9 Fear
  • 10 Tar Baby
  • 11 Maureen