Let's Get It On Lyrics

Marvin Gaye

publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Marvin Gaye, Ed Townsend
album: No. 17 track in album Let's Get It On
release date: 1973-8-28
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length: 4:53
conductor: René Hall
engineer: William McMeekin, Art Stewart
vibraphone: Emil Richards, Victor Feldman
saxophone: Plas Johnson, Ernie Watts
percussion: Emil Richards
congas: Eddie "Bongo" Brown, Bobbye Hall
bongos: Eddie "Bongo" Brown, Bobbye Hall
drums: Paul Humphrey
piano: Joe Sample, Marvin Jenkins, Marvin Gaye
guitars: Don Peake, Louie Shelton, David T. Walker, Melvin "Wah Wah" Watson
bass guitar: Wilton Felder
mix: Cal Harris
producer: Ed Townsend, Marvin Gaye
background vocals: Marvin Gaye
lead vocals: Marvin Gaye

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I've been really tryin', baby
Tryin' to hold back this feeling for so long
And if you feel like I feel, baby
Then, c'mon, oh, c'mon

Let's get it on
Ah, baby, let's get it on
Let's love, baby
Let's get it on, sugar
Let's get it on

We're all sensitive people
With so much to give
Understand me, sugar
Since we've got to be here
Let's live
I love you

There's nothing wrong with me
Loving you, baby no no
And giving yourself to me can never be wrong
If the love is true

Don't you know how sweet and wonderful life can be
I'm asking you baby to get it on with me
I ain't gonna worry
I ain't gonna push, won't push you baby
So c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, baby
Stop beatin' 'round the bush

Let's get it on
Let's get it on
You know what I'm talkin' 'bout
C'mon, baby
Let your love come out
If you believe in love
Let's get it on
Let's get it on, baby
This minute, oh yeah
Let's get it on
Please, let's get it on

C'mon, c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, darlin'
Stop beatin' 'round the bush
Oh, gonna get it on
Threaten' you, baby
I wanna get it on
You don't have to worry that it's wrong
If the spirit moves ya
Let me groove ya good
Let your love come down
Oh, get it on

C'mon, baby
Do you know the meaning?
I've been sanctified
Girl, you give me good feeling
I've been sanctified

Track Listing

  • 1 Let's Get It On
  • 2 Please Stay (Once You Go Away)
  • 3 If I Should Die Tonight
  • 4 Keep Gettin' It On
  • 5 Come Get to This
  • 6 Distant Lover
  • 7 You Sure Love to Ball
  • 8 Just to Keep You Satisfied