I'm doin' this for all my ladies
I know you you thinkin'
"Yo, it sounds like a lullaby," right?
But this is for you
Get into it

I got your legs spread all over the bed
Hands clenched in the sheets
Hair wild as hell I know
The only thin' on your mind is sexin' me
Girl, I can feel your temperature risin'
You should feel my nature too
Come on you it's gonna be a bumpy ride
Girl, lets do what we came to do

Girl, when we make love all night
When we make good love all night
When we make love all night
We really make love
Girl, when we make love all night
When we make good love all night
When we make love all night
We really make love (come to daddy, baby)

On the balcony grippin' the rails
Slowly I'm pullin' you near
Sayin', "Shh, babe, don't make to much noise
There's a lot of people that live around here"
Emotions runnin' high
My hands planted on your thighs
You feel me goin' up and down
And round and round and round

Girl, when we make love all night (your sexy body)
When we make good love all night
When we make love all night (all over you)
We really make love (you over me, my body)
Girl, when we make love all night (baby)
When we make good love all night (when I touch you)
When we make love all night
We really make love (we're makin' sweet, sweet love)

In your driveway in the back seat
Windows tinted its gettin' deep
Fog all over the glass
I don't know how long I can last
With you moanin' crazy
Girl, keep on callin' me
I'll take you to ecstasy
And when I'm done, you'll be fast asleep

Girl, when we make love all night (when we makin' good love, oh, oh)
When we make good love all night
When we make love all night (lovin', ooh, baby)
We really make love
Girl, when we make love all night (ooh yeah)
When we make good love all night (keep me mind all night)
When we make love all night (I can hear you baby)
We really make love (everybody)

If it's the house, at the mall, in the jeep, babe
In the tub in the pool or the beach, babe (don't matter to me)
Get your grove on (get your grove on)
Get your grove on (if you, if you gotta lady get you groove on)
If it's the house, at the mall, in the jeep, babe (touch her body)
In the tub in the pool or the beach, babe (get inside her mind)
Get your grove on (if you can)
Get your grove on (baby, do it to me)

Girl, when we make love all night
I mean we make good love all night (you got me goin')
When we make love all night (just thinkin' about your body)
We really make love (oh-oh, yeah)
Girl, when we make love all night (my family sees it)
When we make good love all night (always fought for you)
When we make love all night ('cause you're inside of my mind)
We really make love (and I love the way you feel)

Girl, I love it when we're on the floor
Girl, I love it when we're on the couch
Yes, I love it when we're in the kitchen
Girl, I love it when I'm down town
Yes, I love it when you go down
Girl, I love it when your all around
Yes, I love it
I love you, baby

When we makin' good love
When we makin' good love


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Makin' Good Love Lyrics as written by Stephen Edward Huff Myron Lavell Avant

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    I think it means that The "guy" wants to make love not just have sex he wants it to mean something.

    MzpoeticMamIUnVon April 19, 2002   Link
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    i feel that hes try'nt o say to make love with women jsut dont fuck them!!!!!!

    zperezon May 10, 2002   Link
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    I LOVE THIS SONG!!!! ITS JUST SAYING THAT HE DOSENT JUST WANT TO FUCK FOR PLEASURE HE WANTS TO MAKE LOVE MEANING HE TRUELY DOES LOVE THE GURL

    Bootylicious8347on May 18, 2002   Link
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    He loves the girl and wants to be intimate with her, not just have sex with her.

    punkcesson May 30, 2002   Link
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    This is a very cool song. I agree with all of your opions on what the song means.

    Metallicachickon July 27, 2002   Link
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    Great love song

    Music Loveron August 31, 2002   Link
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    i l0ve this song .. its soo great . wat its really sayin is that theres a difference between fucking nd makin l0ve .. nd he wants to make l0ve

    BaybeGrl69on September 29, 2002   Link
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    Just hearing the tone in his voice makes you wanna 'make love'.

    qtlin16on June 06, 2004   Link
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    hes got such a sexy voice so he can get away with singing sexy songs like this

    bextaon April 13, 2005   Link
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    yeah... I'd have to agree w/ everyone else's opinions. This WAS me and my ex-boyfriends song back when this song came out. But now we're over. Still was a good relationship song to have.

    Teenie485on April 06, 2006   Link

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