We've Got It Goin' On

Album: Backstreet Boys (1996)
Charted: 3 69
  • Everybody grove to the music
    Everybody jam

    Oh, hey

    We've been waiting so long
    Just can't hold it back no more
    Creepin' up and down now
    It's time for me to let it go
    If you really wanna see
    What we can do for you
    Send the crazy wildin' static
    Sing it

    Jam on 'cause Backstreet's got it
    Come on now everybody
    We've got it goin' on for years

    Jam on 'cause Backstreet's got it
    Come on now everybody
    We've got it goin' on for years

    We've got it goin' on for years
    We've got it goin' on for years

    Well I'm creepin' up on your left
    Straight up funky when I get with you
    Keep it ruthless when I get wet
    Keep the party packed in my corner
    Tough like granite to keep the crowd hype
    Get up on this just to get right
    What you want is what you gonna get
    Backstreet's got the special effects, uh

    If you really wanna see
    What we can do for you, oh
    I'll send the crazy wildin' static
    Sing it

    Jam on 'cause Backstreet's got it
    Come on now everybody
    We've got it goin' on for years

    Jam on 'cause Backstreet's got it
    Come on now everybody
    We've got it goin' on for years

    We've got it goin' on for years
    We've got it goin' on for years

    We've been waiting so long
    Just can't hold it back no more
    (Just can't hold it back no more)
    Creepin' up and down now
    It's time for me to let it go
    It's time for me to let it go

    Jam on, jam on

    Everybody groove to the music
    Everybody jam

    Everybody groove to the music
    Everybody jam

    Jam on 'cause Backstreet's got it
    Come on now everybody
    We've got it goin' on for years

    Jam on 'cause Backstreet's got it
    Come on now everybody
    We've got it goin' on for years

    We've got it goin' on Writer/s: HERBERT CRICHLOW, KRISTER VOLLE DAG, MARTIN KARL SANDBERG
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 14

  • Jacklyn from New York, NyTo leigha: It's called Backstreet's Back because they had returned to the US. Their first single (We've got it going on) didn't do that great in the states so they toured in Europe first.
    To nobody in particular: Why are we discussing Pink Floyd, Led Zepplin, and other groups on a page about a Backstreet Boys song? (not dissing, just wondering)
  • Tom from East Lyme, CtHey, what are you talkin' about, Young Lust ROCKS!
  • Stefanie from Rock Hill, ScI meant to say that Pink, Floyd did what I consider to be meaningful lyrics. I'm not a fan of the Backstreet Boys, but I'm not going to bash anyone who likes their stuff.
  • Stefanie from Rock Hill, ScYoung Lust might not be a great song, but Pink Floyd did different lyrics. That said I think I'm with Stephanie from Denver.
  • Lars from Surrey, CanadaI dont mean to bash Zach or anything but I'm kinda with steph on this. If you enjoy the music then that song was worthwhile. Therez no good or bad. If someone enjoys backstreet boys vocal harmonies over led zepp riffs so be it. There never were any rules for music and we should stop having them. It would be elitist for me to say that my taste in music is better than yours.
    All that said i love Pink floyd. :)
  • Megan from Sobieski, WiGive Jennifer a break...when girls get out of elementary school they generally grow out of the 'boy band' stage. I'm sure she'll grow up.
  • Ashley from Los Angeles, Cai love this song!!!!!!
  • Stephanie from Denver, CoZach: Give me a break. Led Zeppelin's lyrics sometimes have no meaning to them. Sometimes the lyrics make no sense at and repeat themselves constantly. What seperates the Backstreet boys from Led Zeppelin is talent. The rhythm was excellent and the musicians such as Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones and John Bonham were multi-talented and could really play their instruments.
    Now you say that Backstreet Boy lovers that they sould "lighten up on this pop crap" and then you said that you respected their love for these guys. What are you trying to say here? Are you trying to say gently that maybe they should stop listening to it and listen to artists like Pink Floyd which also produced the super annoying song, 'Young Lust' which made as much sense as this song, 'We've got it goin' on'. Music isn't about writing 'meaningful' lyrics and making sense, its about having fun with music and expressing your personal thoughts through music.
  • Rob from Castaic, Cajennifer, bsb arent a band, they are a musical group. They shouldn't be classified in the same group as any real band.
  • Zach from ..., PaI respect those of which love the backstreet boys. (I used to, too.) However, I have been shown the light and everybody who says the Backstreet boys are the greatest need to be shown the light too. What this [basically] means is that you should lighten up on this pop crap and listen to real music like Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, and the other artists of their time. This is because Zeppelin and such bands seem to be the only ones that seem to write meaningful lyrics in their songs, and I think that everybody should give them a chance, even if they broke up 20+ years ago; true songs last forever.
  • Dave from Cardiff, WalesThis song was based on MN8's 1995 hit "I've Got A Little Something For Ya", as was 911's 1997 hit "Bodyshaking".
  • Michelle from Bournemouth, Englandthere debut album isnt backstreets back...its backstreet boys :)....was released in europe first and did really well :)
  • Leigha from New York, Nydoes anyone know why the album was called backstreets back if it was their debut?
  • Jennifer from Carters Cove N.f.l.d, CanadaThe Backstreet Boys are the best band in the world.
    They are my Gods and I respect all 5 of them.
    they deserve everything in the world I love them thanks for being around for me.
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