Tar Baby Song 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

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


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Helen Adu, Stuart Matthewman
    album: Track 10 in album Promise
    release date: 1985-11-16
    popularity : 134 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
    composer: Sade Adu, Stuart Matthewman
    lyricist: Sade Adu

    Album Information

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