Basement Jack
Steve Lacy Lyrics


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Love me like your, ride me like your
Touch me 'round my, I've been out the
Love me like your, ride me like your
Touch me 'round my, I've been out the
I've been out the, I've been out the
I've been out the, I've been out the

Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man

Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Uh, I said I've been out the basement
I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement
Uh, uh, I've been out the basement
Yeah, I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement

Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man

Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Uh, I said I've been out the basement
I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement




Uh, uh, I've been out the basement
Yeah, I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement

Overall Meaning

The lyrics of Steve Lacy's song Basement Jack are abstract and open to interpretation. The repetition of the phrases "Love me like your, ride me like your, touch me 'round my" can be seen as a metaphor for desire and physical passion. The line "I've been out the basement" could represent a sense of liberation from past struggles or confinement, signaling a newfound sense of freedom and confidence. The lyrics seem to be about asserting oneself in a world where people try to bring you down.


The song itself features a blend of electronic and soulful sounds that complement Lacy's funky guitar riffs. The beat is driven by a pulsating bassline and drum machine, creating a laidback and groovy rhythm. Overall, the song has a cool and confident vibe that's infectious.


Line by Line Meaning

Love me like your, ride me like your
Requesting affection and intimacy from someone with the same level of intensity as if they were using drugs.


Touch me 'round my, I've been out the
Asking for physical touch and comfort after being emotionally distant for a while.


Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
Acknowledging that there is an issue to be solved, but feeling confident that it can be fixed.


People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
Having a support system in place to help deal with problems and potential solutions.


I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
Feeling confident and motivated about a newfound idea or project and not wanting anyone to interfere or slow down progress.


I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Having something worthwhile to share and express to others due to a new discovery or development.


Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Asking for deep passion and connection from someone as if they were using drugs to enhance the experience.


Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Craving comfort and reassurance after feeling emotionally vacant or unavailable for a period of time.


Uh, I said I've been out the basement
Reiterating the feeling of being emotionally distant but now ready to reconnect with others.


Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
Repeating the acknowledgement of an issue but also reinforcing the belief that it can be solved.


People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
Resolving the problem with the support of others and feeling grateful for their help.


I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
Continuing to be confident and motivated about the new idea or project, and not allowing anyone or anything to impede progress.


I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Having something important and significant to share due to hard work and dedication paying off.


Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Desiring deep emotional and physical connection with someone as if it were enhancing drug usage.


Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Seeking physical touch and reassurance after a period of emotional detachment or unavailability.


Uh, I said I've been out the basement
Reaffirming the emotional distance and detachment, but also expressing a willingness and desire to reconnect with others.


Yeah, I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement
Repeating once again the feeling of having been emotionally distant or disconnected for a period of time.




Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group
Written by: Steve Thomas Lacy-Moya

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LYRICS:
Love me like your, ride me like your
Touch me 'round my, I've been out the
Love me like your, ride me like your
Touch me 'round my, I've been out the
I've been out the, I've been out the
I've been out the, I've been out the
Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Uh, I said I've been out the basement
I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement
Uh, uh, I've been out the basement
Yeah, I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement
Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Something, something, something, man, we don't have a problem
People brought me something and they're comin' to solve 'em
I've been on to somethin', get the fuck out my way, man
I've been on to somethin', now there's something to say, man
Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Love me like your doja, ride me like your lover
Touch me 'round my wasteland, I've been out the basement
Uh, I said I've been out the basement
I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement
Uh, uh, I've been out the basement
Yeah, I've been, I've been, I've been out the basement.



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@jen-mm6ee

happy birthday to steve lacy!!! we love you and this song,, straight bop.

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This album made me realize I share a birthday with this legend

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@@floga10 When's your birthday

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@@theslavemotivator3571 may 23 lol

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