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Album: The Writing's On The WallReleased: 1999Charted:
Two members of Destiny's Child - LeTavia Robertson and LeToya Luckett - quit the group before the video shoot for this song. They were replaced by Farrah Franklin and Michelle Williams, who were mostly hidden in the video. Franklin was fired a few months later and the group continued as a trio.
This is about a woman who wants to hear her boyfriend speak affectionately to her because she suspects he's in a room with another woman. She says, "When no is around you, you say 'Baby, I love you' Why you playing games?" (thanks, Marquis - Washington, DC)
In 2000, this won Grammys for Best R&B Song and Best R&B Performance by a Duo Or Group.
In a 2008 interview with Pop Justice
, Kelly Rowland revealed that this is her favorite Destiny's Child song. She said: "It was so much fun to record and we crossed over with that song into a whole new world and it was amazing for us. Our audience got bigger."