(Creep) oh ah, oh ah, oh ah yeah
(Creep) oh ah, oh ah, oh ah yeah

(Creep) oh ah, oh ah, oh ah yeah
(Creep) oh ah, oh ah, oh ah yeah

(Creep) the twenty second of loneliness
And we've been through so many things
(Creep) I love my man with all honesty
But I know he's cheating on me
(Creep) look him in the eyes
But all he tells me is lies to keep me near

I'll never leave him down though I might mess around
It's only 'cause I need some affection, oh
So I creep, yeah
Just creepin' on the down low 'cept nobody is supposed to know
So I creep, yeah, 'cause he doesn't know what I do
And no attention goes to show, oh

So I creep
The twenty third of loneliness
And we don't talk, like we used to do
Now this is pretty strange
But I'm not buggin' 'cause I still feel the same
Yeah, yeah
I keep giving loving 'til the day he pushes me away
Never go a stray

If he knew the things I did, he couldn't handle me
And I choose to keep him protected, oh
So I creep, yeah, just creepin' on the down low
'Cept nobody is supposed to know
So I creep, yeah, 'cause he doesn't know what I do
And no attention goes to show, oh

So I creep (I creep, yeah) yeah,
Just creepin' on the down low
'Cept nobody is supposed to know (but you know, I'm gonna need some attention)
(Yeah, yeah) so I creep, yeah, 'cause he doesn't know what I do
And no attention goes to show

So I creep, oh ah, oh ah, oh ah
So I creep, oh ah, oh ah, oh ah, yeah
So I creep, oh ah, oh ah, oh ah
Baby, oh ah, oh ah, oh ah, yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

So I creep (I creep around), yeah
Just creepin' on the down low

So I creep (I creep around), yeah
(Because I need attention) 'cause he doesn't know what I do
I don't mess around with my affection
So I creep (oh ah, oh ah, oh ah), yeah
Just creepin' on the down low, yeah (oh ah, oh ah, oh ah)
So I creep (oh ah, oh ah, oh ah), yeah
'Cause he doesn't know what I do (yeah, oh ah, oh ah, oh ah)
So I creep, yeah
Just creepin' on the down low
'Cept nobody is supposed to know
So I creep, yeah


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  • +3
    General Comment

    The song is very catchy. It's pretty obvious it's about two people cheating on each other. This isn't really an empowering song, it's more of just the story from the side of the woman and her excuses for what she's doing.

    It's a song about a person who doesn't want to let go of something that is no longer there. It's rather a sad song, as it shows that she does not value herself enough to leave someone like that.

    Klinkyon September 05, 2007   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    Empowering? Staying with some bastard who is cheating on you because you luuuvvv him is not empowering. Neither is lowering yourself to his level out of petty jealously. But yes, the pj pants were tight. :p

    Bjorkon March 11, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    hes cheating on her, shes giving him a taste of his own medicine!

    little_miss_failureon December 31, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    OMG - THIS SONG IS NOT ABOUT GETTING EVEN...can't all you get that? LISTEN TO THE LYRICS DANGIT - SHE STILL LOVES HIM. this song is about emotional love, even in face of uncertainty & lies...she still loves him, will always love him and will never leave him. Even though she knows that he's cheating on her and that the relationship has lost its touch, she's still feels the same. Being put in that position like that, the loneliness than leads her to cheat, find the comfort & attention that he is depriving her of...beautifully sad song...

    if i was in the man in the song, and i was cheating on my girlfriend and she still loved me, wouldn't that be considered true love? Moral of the song. Neglect breeds neglect, you reap what you sow

    LOCKBOX123456on July 31, 2009   Link
  • +1
    My Opinion

    Man, I don't even care about the moral issue, because this song is sexy as hell.

    notemilyon August 13, 2011   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Isn't it obvious? Granted any woman just staying with a guy who's cheating on her is stupid, but she says she's getting a little of her own in. Unlike him, she's keeping it discreet so he doesn't know what she's up to. Not that I condone this activity, but if you're gonna do it, you have to Creep.

    Lioness_Whisperson July 24, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    LOVE THIS SONG!!! Um yeah if your man is cheatin, u gotta beat him at his own game!! Just keep it on the down low. - very wise words OR NOT!

    vurryFINEfemaleon March 08, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Cheating is cheating. If he cheats on you... then leave him. Let him creep. Keep the moral high ground, otherwise you are just as bad as him.

    LPon January 06, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Awesome song...t boz rules, her voice is just so good.

    imponderableon June 25, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Love this song, T-Boz voice is so sexy.

    Luneon May 15, 2007   Link

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