Who Sang Chinese Arithmetic? Eric B. & Rakim

Eric B. & Rakim Paid in Full cover art
Release information
Release Date: 1987-7-7
length: 4:09
producer: Rakim and Eric B.
engineer: Patrick Adams and Elai Tubo
It's not your situation
I just need contemplation over you
Over you

I'm not so systematic
It's just that I'm an addict for your love yeah

I'm not the only one that holds ya
I never ever should have told ya
You're my only girl
(Never should have told you/me)
I'm not the only one that holds ya
I never ever should have told ya
You're my only world

Just think how long I've known ya
It's wrong for me to own you lock and key
Lock and key
It's really not confusin'
I'm just a young illusion can't you see, yeah, well

I'm not the only one that holds ya
I never ever should have told ya
You're my only girl
(Never should have told you/me)
I'm not the only one that holds ya
I never ever should have told ya
You're my only world

Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls, yeah

Oh, oh, kissed the girls, um hmm

Oh, oh, oh
It's not your situation
I just need contemplation over you
Over you

I'm not so systematic
It's just that I'm an addict for your love, yeah

I'm not the only one that holds ya
I never ever should have told ya
You're my only girl
(Never should have told you/me)
I'm not the only one that holds ya
I never ever should have told ya
You're my only world

Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls, yeah

Oh, oh, kissed the girls, um hmm

Why ya wanna make them
Oh make them cry (No)
Oh, whoa whoa (Why)
Kiss the girls

Why ya wanna

Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls and made them cry
Georgy Porgy puddin' pie
Kissed the girls, yeah

Oh, oh, kissed the girls, um hmm

Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 I Ain’t No Joke
  • 2 Eric B. Is on the Cut
  • 3 My Melody
  • 4 I Know You Got Soul
  • 5 Move the Crowd
  • 6 Paid in Full
  • 7 As the Rhyme Goes On
  • 8 Chinese Arithmetic
  • 9 Eric B. Is President
  • 10 Extended Beat