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J5 "Ready Or Not, Here I Come"

 The Jackson 5 borrowed from a famous single in 1968 by The Delfonics-"Ready Or Not, Here I Come (Can't Hide From Love)". Which can be found upon their Third Album.

 Many have felt "The Jackson 5" did much better then "The Delfonics". But I say to each their own. Both did a wonderful job on the horns and keys(in my humble opinion).

Click Here to listen to The Delfonics.


Lyrics


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

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

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

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

Ready, get ready
Ready, get ready

(Ready or not here I come)
(You can?t hide)
Gonna find you
And keep you happy
You better come on, baby, oh yeah, oh yeah
I?ll make you happy
I?m gonna find you now, yeah
And I?ll make you happy
Anywhere you hide now
Oh yeah, yeah

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