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Jackson Five Nobody

 "Nobody" is the second track off of "Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5. Released in late 1969. Their debut album from Motown.

 There is a silky-smooth Bubble-Gum flavor evident throughout contents of the song. "Nobody" has a pre-Disco Funk geared more for the teeny-bob crowds. A nostalgic ebony experience from the 70's.


Nobody, no, nobody, said nobody,
No, no, no, nobody to love me like you do,
To love me like you do, to love me like you do.
Money in the bank, money in the bank
Don't mean a thing
Money can't buy, money can't buy

The love you bring.
Your love, baby
Can make a blind man see, yes, it can.
Can make the devil
Get right down on his knees.
Nobody, no, nobody, said nobody,
No, no, no, nobody to love me like you do,
To love me like you do, to love me like you do.
Movie star queen, a movie star queen
Can move me not.
Movie star queen, take off the paint, baby,

Whatcha got?
Take me, girl,
Your my desire, honey,
I get steaming hot
Every time you light my fire.
Nobody, no, nobody, said nobody,
No, no, no, nobody to love me like you do,
To love me like you do, to love me like you do.
The good book says, the good book says
To share with your brother.
The good book says, when it comes to you,
You better find him another.
You know the wise old owl
Got nothing to say.
But if you loved him like you love me
He'd hoot hoot twenty-four hours a day!
Nobody, no, nobody...(repeat to fade)

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