Private Dancer
Heavy D Lyrics


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Oooh oooh oooh oh na, oh na
Da da da, so na, so na
Oooh oooh oooh oh na, oh na
Da da da, so na, so na

Eh? weh yuh seh sizzla? (oooh whoaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!)
Wid man like heavy d, trust mi!!!!!! (heyyyyyyyyyyy ahhhhhhhh!!!!)
Eh heh eh heh, wahhhhhhhhhh!!!!!

[Chorus]
There she goes, I love the way she work that pole (yes sir!)
Dance for me nice and slow (a so she did yuh know)
I love the way she takes control, private dancer
She's a pro (right!!!) good at what she does that's her flow
(dat's how she flow mon?) she love to take off her clothes (she dancin')
And that's okay I suppose, private dancer, there she goes

Every Friday 'round eleven, at di club she's dancin'
Di wey she moves is like she romancin'
Nuff people come in fi watch har turn and spin
It's like di breeze blowin' when she groovin'
She seh she really doesn't trust nobody (nobody)
She seh she just lookin' to love somebody (somebody)
I said I'm lookin' for a private party
And I just want to see you shake your body
Every Friday 'round eleven, at di club she's dancin'
Di wey she moves is like she romancin'
Nuff people come in fi watch har turn and spin
It's like di breeze blowin' when she groovin'

[Chorus]

Now look at how she flows
Gal yuh pretty and yuh wicked from head to toe
Can we kick it and tek tings nice and slow (slo-ow-ow)
And I suppose, this is how it goes
Then I give yuh one dozen red red rose
Bend mi till mi watch yuh tek off yuh clothes
Pure diamond ring and ting fi sure
And I give yuh love galore and much much more
Every Friday 'round eleven, at di club she's dancin'
Di wey she moves is like she romancin'
Nuff people come in fi watch har turn and spin
It's like di breeze blowin' when she groovin'

[Chorus]

She flowin, yaaaaaayyyy yaayyyyyyyy, like di breeze she blowin'
She flowin, da ding da ding da ding da ding
Dow dow do dow dow, doq dow dow dow dow dow dow
Da dow da dow dow dow dow, dow dow dow dow dow
Da dow da dow na na na na na na, na na na na




She flowin, she flowin, yaayyyyyyyyyy
Like di breze she blowin, she blowin'

Overall Meaning

The song "Private Dancer" by Heavy D is a sensual and catchy tune about a woman who dances for a living. The lyrics describe the way she moves, how she takes control, and how the singer loves watching her. The chorus repeats the phrase "there she goes," emphasizing the allure of the dancer's motion. The verse also hints at the woman's vulnerability, as she doesn't trust anyone yet wants to love somebody. Heavy D's vocals are filled with energy and enthusiasm, while the backing track features a catchy beat and electronic sounds.


Overall, the song seems to celebrate women who work as exotic dancers and the freedom and control they have over their bodies. Heavy D's admiration for the dancer is clear, and he describes her movements with lots of detail. The song may also be interpreted as a rejection of societal norms around sex work and a celebration of female agency and empowerment.


Line by Line Meaning

Oooh oooh oooh oh na, oh na
Expressing excitement and anticipation


Da da da, so na, so na
More sounds of excitement and anticipation


Eh? weh yuh seh sizzla? (oooh whoaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!)
Asking Sizzla what he thinks, and expressing more excitement


Wid man like heavy d, trust mi!!!!!! (heyyyyyyyyyyy ahhhhhhhh!!!!)
Boasting about how great he is


There she goes, I love the way she work that pole (yes sir!)
Describing his admiration for a woman's pole dancing skills


Dance for me nice and slow (a so she did yuh know)
Asking her to dance seductively for him


I love the way she takes control, private dancer
Admiring how she takes charge of her performance


She's a pro (right!!!) good at what she does that's her flow
Acknowledging her skill and talent in dancing


(dat's how she flow mon?) she love to take off her clothes (she dancin')
Commenting on her tendency to remove her clothing while performing


And that's okay I suppose, private dancer, there she goes
Accepting and enjoying her choices, and observing her dance


Every Friday 'round eleven, at di club she's dancin'
Describing where and when he sees her dance


Di wey she moves is like she romancin'
Comparing her movements to someone in love


Nuff people come in fi watch har turn and spin
Observing how many people come to watch her dance


It's like di breeze blowin' when she groovin'
Suggesting her movements are smooth and natural


She seh she really doesn't trust nobody (nobody)
Sharing her lack of trust in others


She seh she just lookin' to love somebody (somebody)
Explaining her desire for love


I said I'm lookin' for a private party
Suggesting he wants to have a private encounter with her


And I just want to see you shake your body
Expressing his desire to watch her dance


Gal yuh pretty and yuh wicked from head to toe
Complimenting her appearance


Can we kick it and tek tings nice and slow (slo-ow-ow)
Asking to take things slow and enjoy each other's company


And I suppose, this is how it goes
Accepting things as they are


Then I give yuh one dozen red red rose
Suggesting he will give her flowers


Bend mi till mi watch yuh tek off yuh clothes
Sharing his desire to watch her strip


Pure diamond ring and ting fi sure
Saying he will give her a diamond ring


And I give yuh love galore and much much more
Promising her love and attention


She flowin, yaaaaaayyyy yaayyyyyyyy, like di breeze she blowin'
Repeating how well she moves


She flowin, da ding da ding da ding da ding
More sounds of appreciation for her dancing


Dow dow do dow dow, doq dow dow dow dow dow dow
More sounds of appreciation and excitement


Da dow da dow dow dow dow, dow dow dow dow dow
More sounds of appreciation and excitement


Da dow da dow na na na na na na, na na na na
Saying she continues to impress him


She flowin, she flowin, yaayyyyyyyyyy
Appreciating her dancing even more


Like di breze she blowin, she blowin'
Comparing her movements to that of the wind




Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
Written by: Myers, Dwight

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