You Really Got a Hold on Me Song Lyrics

The Beatles

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I don't like you
But I love you
Seems that I'm always
Thinking of you
Oh, oh, oh,
You treat me badly
I love you madly
You've really got a hold on me
You've really got a hold on me, baby

I don't want you,
But I need you
Don't want to kiss you
But I need you
Oh, oh, oh

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 It Won’t Be Long
  • 2 All I’ve Got to Do
  • 3 All My Loving
  • 4 Don’t Bother Me
  • 5 Little Child
  • 6 Till There Was You
  • 7 Please Mister Postman
  • 8 Roll Over Beethoven
  • 9 Hold Me Tight
  • 10 You Really Got a Hold on Me
  • 11 I Wanna Be Your Man
  • 12 Devil in Her Heart
  • 13 Not a Second Time
  • 14 Money (That’s What I Want)


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Smokey Robinson, William Robinson Jr.
    album: Track 10 in album With The Beatles
    release date: 1963-11-22
    popularity : 128 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Funk / Soul Pop
    styles: Rock & Roll/Rhythm & Blues/Pop Rock/Soul/Classic Rock
    length: 3:03
    drums: Ringo Starr
    piano: George Martin
    lead vocals: John Lennon
    engineer: Hurricane Smith
    electric bass guitar: Paul McCartney
    additional engineer: Geoff Emerick, B.T. and Richard Langham
    electric guitar: George Harrison and John Lennon
    background vocals: George Harrison and Paul McCartney
    lyricist: Smokey Robinson
    composer: Smokey Robinson

    Album Information

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