Baby Get It On
Ike & Tina Turner Lyrics


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You don't know girl how you blow my mind
I said now
Baby won't you hear what I say
I want your lovin' in the worst darn way so come on
Baby let's get it on!
Well you're the finest girl I ever found in my life
I wanna stick to you like white on white
So come on
Baby let's get it on
Now I said now:
Baby
Baby
Baby
Get it on!
You know that I've been waiting too doggone long
So come on
Baby let's get it on!
Now you don't want me enough for me to turn me on
Come on
Baby
What you're waitin' on?
Come on
Baby
Baby
Baby
Get it on!
Now you're the finest girl just as fine as can be




I want ev'ry joy for you and me so come on
Baby let's get it on

Overall Meaning

In this song, Ike & Tina Turner express their desire for physical intimacy with someone they are deeply attracted to. The opening lines of the song set the tone as Tina sings, "You don't know girl how you blow my mind, I said now, Baby won't you hear what I say." The lyrics convey the intensity of the attraction that the singer feels towards the object of their desire. They want the person to reciprocate their feelings and engage in physical intimacy with them. The repetition of the phrase "Baby let's get it on" throughout the song makes their intentions very clear.


Throughout the song, they reference the person's beauty and their desire to be with them. In the line "Well, you're the finest girl I ever found in my life, I wanna stick to you like white on white," they express their admiration for the person's physical appearance and their desire to be close to them. In the chorus, Ike encourages the person to "come on" and join them in physical intimacy. The repetition of the phrase "Baby, Baby, Baby, Get it on!" emphasizes the urgency of their desire.


The song is a classic example of the Rock and Soul genre that Ike & Tina Turner are famous for. The lyrics are straightforward, and the repeated phrases and simple structure make it easy to understand and sing along to. The driving beat and catchy melody make it a fun song to dance to, and the sing-along chorus is perfect for live performances.


Line by Line Meaning

You don't know girl how you blow my mind
You have an incredible effect on me that I can't fully express.


Baby won't you hear what I say
Please listen to what I'm telling you.


I want your lovin' in the worst darn way so come on
I am deeply desiring your love and affection, and I hope you feel the same.


Baby let's get it on!
Let's start getting intimate and romantic with each other.


Well you're the finest girl I ever found in my life
You are the most attractive and amazing girl I've met in my entire life.


I wanna stick to you like white on white
I want to be close to you, to build a strong and lasting bond between us.


So come on
Let's start moving forward and taking action towards our relationship.


Now I said now:
Pay attention to what I'm about to say.


Baby
My dear, beloved, significant other.


You know that I've been waiting too doggone long
I've been waiting for an extended period of time, and it's been a frustrating experience.


What you're waitin' on?
Why are you hesitating, when we both want the same thing?


Now you're the finest girl just as fine as can be
Once again, you are incredibly attractive, inside and out.


I want ev'ry joy for you and me so come on
I want to share all of life's happiness and fulfilment with you, so let's move forward together.




Lyrics © O/B/O APRA AMCOS
Written by: IKE TURNER, TINA TURNER

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Comments from YouTube:

@auberthere3737

Her energy is just so incredibly admired

@paulow1938

That was pure FIIIIIRREEE. They dont make you anymore Ms Tina Turner. You were simple the best. Rest in peace to both legends .

@logantyrelle97

I am absolutely LOVING these Ike & Tina and Tina solo vids, especially the ones not seen since their original broadcast!! Thank you so much for uploading them!!

@sistasunshine1697

Oh my. This brings me waaaay back.😂 my parents would be playing this, JUNIOR and the all stars, marvin gaye, al green...thelma Houston....on and on in our basement in Chicago 1975.🎉❤❤❤ beautiful memories....

@inchworm2402

Such a catchy song. It's a banger. I always liked this track.

@JerjerB

One of the catchiest rythms ever

@BobbieSmith46

Regardless of their life off stage, they really look like they are fun with this song.

@hellochannel6344

That's about exactly what I was going to write 👍

@pryncecharming2133

So true!

That mark of a true professional.

@bid84

RIP Tina, always preferred her songs with Ike.

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