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Album: In The PocketReleased: 1981Charted:
This song is about a man whose woman gets him through life's difficult times. It was an uptempo hit for the Commodores, and one of their last with Lionel Richie as lead singer.
In 1981, sexually suggestive songs like "Physical
" and "Girls On Film
" caused a bit of controversy. Some disc jockeys poked fun at this buy warning listeners that this was another song with sexually suggestive lyrics: "Lady, you bring me up when I'm down."