This raunchy declaration of love was penned by the songwriters Peter Lord, Jeffrey Smith and Sandra St. Victor for Paula Abdul's third album, Head over Heels
. The trio, who had their own band called the Family Stand, had previously worked with Abdul in 1991 on her second album, Spellbound
. Peter Lord told Songfacts
that Abdul progressed between the two albums. "She was even more confident in the studio, stronger vocally and we also had a wonderful working relationship," he said.