Oh my God Becky, look at her butt
It is so big, she looks like
One of those rap guys' girlfriends
But, ya know, who understands those rap guys?
They only talk to her, because
She looks like a total prostitute, okay?
I mean, her butt, it's just so big
Uh, I can't believe it's just so round, it's like out there
I mean, uh, gross, look
She's just so, black

I like big butts and I cannot lie
You other brothers can't deny
That when a girl walks in with an itty bitty waist
And a round thing in your face
You get sprung, want to pull up tough
'Cause you noticed that butt was stuffed
Deep in the jeans she's wearing
I'm hooked and I can't stop staring
Oh baby, I wanna get wit'cha
And take your picture
My homeboys tried to warn me
But that butt you got makes (me, me so horny)
Ooh, Rump-o'-smooth-skin
You say you want to get in my Benz?
Well, use me, use me
'Cause you ain't that average groupie
I've seen her dancin'
To hell with romancin'
She's sweat, wet
Got it goin' like a turbo 'Vette
I'm tired of magazines
Sayin' flat butts are the thing
Take the average black man and ask him that
She gotta pack much back
So, fellas (yeah) fellas (yeah)
Has your girlfriend got the butt? (Hell yeah)
Tell 'em to shake it (shake it) shake it (shake it)
Shake that healthy butt

Baby got back (L.A. face with the Oakland booty)
Baby got back (L.A. face with the Oakland booty)
(L.A. face with the Oakland booty)

I like 'em round, and big
And when I'm throwin' a gig
I just can't help myself, I'm actin' like an animal
Now here's my scandal
I wanna get ya home
And ugh, double-up, ugh, ugh
I ain't talkin' bout Playboy
'Cause silicone parts are made for toys
I want 'em real thick and juicy
So find that juicy double
Mix-a-lot's in trouble
Beggin' for a piece of that bubble
So I'm lookin' at rock videos
Knock-kneed bimbos walkin' like hoes
You can have them bimbos
I'll keep my women like Flo Jo
A word to the thick soul sistas, I want to get with ya
I won't cuss or hit ya
But I gotta be straight when I say I wanna (uh)
'Til the break of dawn
Baby got it goin' on
A lot of simps won't like this song
'Cause them punks like to hit it and quit it
And I'd rather stay and play
'Cause I'm long, and I'm strong
And I'm down to get the friction on
So, ladies (yeah) ladies (yeah)
If you wanna roll in my Mercedes (yeah)
Then turn around, stick it out
Even white boys got to shout
Baby got back

Baby got back
Yeah, baby, when it comes to females
Cosmo ain't got nothin' to do with my selection
Thirty-six, twenty-four, thirty-six
Ha ha, only if she's 5'3

So your girlfriend rolls a Honda, playin' workout tapes by Fonda
But Fonda ain't got a motor in the back of her Honda
My anaconda don't want none
Unless you've got buns, hun
You can do side bends or sit-ups
But please don't lose that butt
Some brothers want to play that hard role
And tell you that the butt ain't gold
So they toss it and leave it
And I pull up quick to retrieve it
So Cosmo says you're fat
Well I ain't down with that
'Cause your waist is small and your curves are kickin'
And I'm thinkin' bout stickin'
To the beanpole dames in the magazines
You ain't it, Miss Thing
Give me a sista, I can't resist her
Red beans and rice didn't miss her
Some knucklehead tried to diss
'Cause his girls are on my list
He had game but he chose to hit 'em
And I pull up quick to get wit 'em
So ladies, if the butt is round
And you want a triple X throwdown
Dial 1-900-MIXALOT
And kick them nasty thoughts
Baby got back

Baby got back

(Little in the middle but she got much back)
(Little in the middle but she got much back)
(Little in the middle but she got much back)
(Little in the middle but she got much back)


Lyrics submitted by Boonechic_21, edited by TomLong

Baby Got Back Lyrics as written by Anthony L. Ray

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    Song Meaning

    This song is intended as a metaphor for Christian worship.

    When Sir Mixalot (not his real name), states that he is "long, strong, and down to get the friction on," he means that his spirit is inflamed with the love of Jesus and the friction he is referring to is obviously the friction of his knees rubbing against the carpet as he prays mightily.

    Christian values feature prominently in this song. What could be more powerful that Mixalot's opening declaration that he cannot lie (thou shalt not, after all) about his love for big butts (again, big butts being a rather transparent symbol for the generous, ample, rotund Beneficence of the Lord)? Mixalot here loudly, directly proclaims his love and forswears any attempts by unbelievers to induce him to lie or otherwise obscure the genuine, abiding nature of his dedication to the One True God.

    Nor does Sir perceive Christianity as being limited to any particular race or ethnicity. In the Mixalot formulation, Christian worship is open to all comers. He perceives of a God that is universal, and whose atonement on the Cross benefits all mankind. Nothing I could say could make this point more clearly than Mixalot's exuberant "Even white boys got to shout [shout hallelujah, one cannot help but infer]."

    To those who have eyes to see and ears to hear, Baby Got Back is a virtual manifesto of a forward-thinking, universalist, ecstatic form of early 90s Christianity. Preach on, Brother Mixalot!

    slaphapiion December 31, 2012   Link
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    General Comment

    MY ANACONDA DON'T WANT NONE UNLESS YOU GOT BUNNS, HUN! that is my favvvorritee line. hahahaha i love the FRIENDS episode where ross starts singing it to his baby daughter emma. ...and a big baby butt. i like big butts. I LIKE BIG BUTTS AND I CANNOT LIEE. =]]]]] this song makes me so happyyyyy=]

    lgfuadon December 08, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    by far the best song ever

    incubus421on April 15, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    I think what Sir Mix-A-Lot is trying to say ever so subtlety is that he appreciates women with a “full figure“. Apparently he is not impressed with skinny white women. I could be way off, but that's my 2 cents

    Lynnbirdson May 12, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    This is the tightest song to sing kareoke in a bar.

    1. Down a pitcher of beer
    2. Sign up for the song.
    3. Watch the women come up dancin LOL
    Rob_98443on April 24, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    awesum song

    honestyormysteryon April 25, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Hehe. I agree Lynnbirds. This song is just pure fun. Good dance tune.

    anna118kon May 21, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    its great because its been around awhile and everyone atleast knows some fo the words. its funny to see if my friends and i can sing it because we are a bunch of white girls.

    Drama Princesson June 07, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    This song kicks ass. Great, funny stuff. Try downloading the remix by The Grand Skeem...it puts a cool twist on the song

    Shmeeon June 16, 2002   Link
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    this is an awesome song it makes me feel like dancin.

    Cutie12on July 26, 2002   Link

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