Get To Know You Better
Omar Lyrics


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Get To Know You
OMAR WILSON Featuring Angie Stone

Wishing on a star
For a lover like no other yeah
Are you who you say you are
Cuz I'm searching for someone to share my love Baby I been left before
And I know this time I got to be sure yeah
Ain't got no time for shady situations
I'm lookin' for relations and I'm hoping it's you
(CHORUS)
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better girl yeah Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better girl yeah
Baby girl you got me open
Wishing and I'm hoping that can hook up
Hang out baby girl and do some things
Boy you got me feeling you I don't know what to do Cuz of all of the hurt and all the drama
Things that I've been through yeah
Girl I'll be giving you quality time
Quality time space to unwind
Whatever it takes to make you mine
Well if what you say is true, I'll be making you my boo Giving you my heart and soul and mind and body too
(CHORUS)
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better girl yeah Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better girl yeah

Girl just let me say you don't have to worry No I think I wanna give you my phone number I won't ever hurt ya
Let me cook you dinner baby
I'm giving you my heart girl
Baby are you listening
You can have the keys
To my crib to my car
I'm on my knees baby
(CHORUS)
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better girl yeah Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better
Gotta get to know you better girl yeah




Gotta get to know ya better babe Gotta get to know ya better babe Wanna get to know you better babe Gotta get to know ya better babe Gotta get to know ya better babe Wanna get to know you better babe
Gotta get to know ya better babe Gotta get to know ya better babe Wanna get to know you better babe Gotta get to know ya better babe Gotta get to know ya better babe Wanna get to know you better babe

Overall Meaning

The song "Don't You Know" by Omar & The Howlers talks about searching for a genuine and loving relationship after being hurt before. The song's lyrics depict the singer's desire to get to know someone better in order to avoid getting hurt again. He has been left before, and doesn't want to go through the same thing again. He wishes for a lover who is honest, trustworthy, and willing to commit to a relationship. The chorus of the song emphasized this desire, with the singer stating that he needs to get to know his love interest better.


The verse also portrays the singer's willingness to make an effort to make the relationship work. He is looking for quality time with his partner and wants to give his all if what she says is true. He reassures her that he won't hurt her and is willing to grant her access to his life, such as his car and house keys. The song ends with the singer professing his love and the need to understand more about his love interest.


Overall, the lyrics of "Don't You Know" are a mix of desire, hope, and vulnerability. It speaks of the fear of getting hurt again and the heart's desire to find a genuine and devoted partner.


Line by Line Meaning

Wishing on a star
Expressing desire for a special love


For a lover like no other yeah
Hopeful for a one-of-a-kind soulmate


Are you who you say you are
Questioning authenticity of potential partner


Cuz I'm searching for someone to share my love
Seeking a person to grow and intimacy with


Baby I been left before
Having been abandoned by past love


And I know this time I got to be sure yeah
Realizing the importance of solid trust in a relationship


Ain't got no time for shady situations
Avoiding deceitful circumstances in romance


I'm lookin' for relations and I'm hoping it's you
Searching for lasting love and hoping the potential partner is the one


Gotta get to know you better
Emphasizing the desire to learn more about the potential partner


Gotta get to know you better girl yeah
Reinforcing the urgency to build a deeper connection with the potential partner


Baby girl you got me open
Feeling vulnerable and open due to love interest


Wishing and I'm hoping that can hook up
Desiring and wishing for a romantic connection


Hang out baby girl and do some things
Wanting to spend time and experience moments together


Boy you got me feeling you I don't know what to do
Feeling attracted and confused to the potential partner


Cuz of all of the hurt and all the drama
Having scars from past romance and complications


Things that I've been through yeah
Reflecting on previous experiences that shape current love desires


Girl I'll be giving you quality time
Promising meaningful moments spent together


Quality time space to unwind
Providing personal time and space for relaxation and decompression


Whatever it takes to make you mine
Willing to put forth any effort to lock down the potential partner


Well if what you say is true, I'll be making you my boo
Considering making the potential partner a significant other if they are genuine


Giving you my heart and soul and mind and body too
Offering all of oneself to the potential partner in a committed relationship


Girl just let me say you don't have to worry
Reassuring potential partner of devotion and reliability


No I think I wanna give you my phone number
Offering a direct line of communication to pursue a romantic connection


I won't ever hurt ya
Vowing to never purposefully harm potential partner


Let me cook you dinner baby
Wanting to show affection through providing food and care


I'm giving you my heart girl
Offering love and affection to potential partner


Baby are you listening
Asking for attention and focus from potential partner


You can have the keys to my crib to my car
Offering trust and access to personal belongings and space


I'm on my knees baby
Displaying humility and surrender to the potential partner


Gotta get to know ya better babe
Reiterating the importance of building a deeper connection with the potential partner, using variation in phrasing




Lyrics © O/B/O APRA AMCOS
Written by: Omar Wilson, Michael Flowers, Louis Humphrey, Angie Stone

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wow wow wow !! This man is so understated its untrue!!!!! Tune is so goooood ! whole album in fact . I followed him from day one when he first came out and here i am again listening to OMAR . Loving it !!

Tom Greenhill

such an absolute golden banger! grooooooooves on this tune!

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