Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On Lyrics

Marvin Gaye Let’s Get It On cover art
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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
12" Vinyl 1
  • 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


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Marvin Gaye, Ed Townsend
    album: Track 1 in album Let’s Get It On
    release date: 1973-8-28
    popularity : 144 users have visited this page.
    genres: Reggae Funk / Soul Blues Pop
    styles: Soul/Rhythm & Blues
    length: 4:53
    producer: Ed Townsend and Marvin Gaye
    drums: Paul Humphrey
    conductor: René Hall
    piano: Joe Sample, Marvin Jenkins and Marvin Gaye
    mixer: Cal Harris
    engineer: Art Stewart and William McMeekin
    guitars: Don Peake, Melvin "Wah Wah" Watson, David T. Walker and Louie Shelton
    percussion: Emil Richards
    vibraphone: Emil Richards and Victor Feldman
    saxophone: Plas Johnson and Ernie Watts
    bass guitar: Wilton Felder
    congas & bongos: Bobbye Hall and Eddie "Bongo" Brown
    background vocals: Marvin Gaye
    lead vocals: Marvin Gaye
    Album Information
    label: Tamla
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin