Whitney Houston duet with Cissy Houston - I Know Him So Well Lyrics

Whitney Houston Whitney cover art
Credits
release date: 1987-6-1
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genres: Electronic Funk / Soul Pop
styles: Disco/Downtempo/Soul/Ballad/Synth-pop
length: 4:30
producer: Narada Michael Walden
conductor: Michael Gibbs
vocal: Whitney Houston and Cissy Houston
mixer: David Frazer
recorded by: David Frazer
arranger: Narada Michael Walden
additional engineer: Jay Rifkin, Lincoln Clapp, Ken Kessie, Maureen Droney and Gordon Lyon
synthesizer: Cory Lerios, Preston Glass and Walter Afanasieff
strings arranger: Michael Gibbs
additional engineer assistant engineer: Paul Hamingson, Rob Beaton, Ross Williams, Stuart Hirotsu, Billy Miranda, Gordon Lyon and Noah Baron
assistant engineer: Dana Jon "Chile D" Chappelle
drums: Narada Michael Walden
bass: Randy Jackson
guitar synthesizer: Corrado Rustici
composer: Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus
lyricist: Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice
Lyrics
Nothing is so good it lasts eternally
Perfect situations must go wrong
But this has never yet prevented me
From wanting far too much for far too long
Looking back, I could have done it differently
Won a few more moments, who can tell?
But it took time to understand the man
Now at least I know, I know him well

Wasn't it good, Wasn't it fine
Isn't it madness he can't be mine
But in the end, he needs a little more than before
Security, he needs his fantasy and freedom
I know him so well

No one in your life is with you constantly
No one is completely on your side
And though I move my world to be with him
Still the gap between us is too wide
Looking back, I could have played it differently
Learned about the man before I fell
But I was ever so much younger then

Wasn't it good (oh so good), Wasn't it fine (so fine)
Isn't it madness he can't be mine

Didn't I know how it would go
If I knew from the start
Why am I falling apart

Wasn't it fine
Isn't it madness he can't be mine
But in the end, he needs a little more than before
Security, he needs his fantasy and freedom
I know him so well
It took some to understand him
Hoo ooh I know him so well



Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
  • 2 Just the Lonely Talking Again
  • 3 Love Will Save the Day
  • 4 Didn’t We Almost Have It All
  • 5 So Emotional
  • 6 Where You Are
  • 7 Love Is a Contact Sport
  • 8 You’re Still My Man
  • 9 For the Love of You
  • 10 Where Do Broken Hearts Go
  • 11 I Know Him So Well

  • Album Information
    label: Arista
    country(area): Japan
    format: CD
    barcode: 4988011306112
    script: Latin