Spiller recalled, "All the time I was playing 'Groovejet,' many people kept saying to me, 'when are you going to put some vocals on it?' I thought about it and liked the idea of putting a sweet white voice like Sophie's on it."
Sophie Ellis-Bextor said, "I didn't really like the chorus. The line 'If this ain't love, why does it feel so good' was about this girl being indecisive and I didn't really like that dithery mentality. What I tried to do with the verse was to set the about the idea that, she knew the answer to the question isn't love, it's lust, so it's all about a holiday romance." (both quotes from 1000 UK #1 Hits
by Jon Kutner and Spencer Leigh)