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Ready Or Not (Here I Come)

(Thom Bell / William Hart)

Lead vocals : Michael Jackson
Background vocals : The Jackson 5

Produced by Hal Davis
Recorded at the Motown Recording Studio, Los Angeles, California.

Versions

ABC Album Version (from "Third Album") 2:30
     

Original version by The Delfonics,
Album "The Sound of Sexy Soul" (1969)

 

 


Lyrics / Paroles

 

(Ready)
(Get ready)
(Ready or not here I come)
(You canít hide)
Gonna find you
And keep you happy
(Ready or not here I come)
(You canít hide)
Gonna love you
And make you love me

You canít run away
(You canít run away)
From this love I got, oh baby
(You canít run away)
Hey baby, ícause I got a lot, yeah
Anywhere you go
(Anywhere you go)
My poor heart got to know, oh baby
Hey baby, you canít hide from my love, oh no

(Ready or not here I come)
(You canít hide)
Gonna find you
And keep you happy
(Ready or not here I come)
(You canít hide)
Gonna love you
And make you love me

Anywhere you go
My poor heart got to know
Oh baby, hey baby
You canít hide from my love, oh no
Yeah

Ready, get ready
Ready, get ready

(Ready or not here I come)
(You canít hide)
Gonna find you
And keep you happy
You better come on, baby, oh yeah, oh yeah
Iíll make you happy
Iím gonna find you now, yeah
And Iíll make you happy
Anywhere you hide now
Oh yeah, yeah


© 1970 Bell Boy Music (BMI / Nickel Shoe Music Co., Inc. (BMI)
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