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Music video by Sting performing Fields Of Gold. YouTube view counts pre-VEVO: 5,830,897. (C) 1993 A&M Records
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It takes two to make a thing go rightIt takes two to make it outta sightHit it!I wanna rock right nowI'm Rob Base and I came to get downI'm not internationally knownBut I'm known to rock the microphoneBecause I get stoopid, I mean outrageousStay away from me if you're contagious'Cause I'm the winner, no, I'm not the loserTo be an M.C. is what I choose 'aLadies love me, girls adore meI mean even the ones who never saw meLike the way that I rhyme at a showThe reason why, man, I don't knowSo let's go, 'causeIt takes two to make a thing go rightIt takes two to make it outta sightHit it!My name is Rob, I gotta real funky conceptListen up, 'cause I'm gonna keep you in stepI got an ideaThat I wanna shareYou don't like it? So what, I don't careI'm number one, the uno, I like compBring all the suckers 'cause all them I'll stompBold and black but I won't protectAll of my followers 'cause all I want is respectI'm not a doctor, put them in raptureA slick brother that can easy outfox yaCause I'm Rob, the last name Base, yeahAnd on the mike, I'm known to be the freshestSo let's start, it shouldn't be too hardI'm not a sucker so I don't need a bodyguardI won't fess, wear a bulletproof vestDon't smoke buddha, can't stand sess, yesIt takes two to make a thing go rightIt takes two to make it outta sightHit it!The situation that the Base is inI'm kinda stingy that's why I don't wanna lendA funky rhyme to a foe or a good friendBut listen up 'cause I want you to comprehend'Cause I'm the leader, the man superiorI take care of ya and then ya get wearierSo just sit, my rhymes arenot counterfeitThe record sells which makes this one a hitIt won't hurt to listen to Red AlertTake off your shirtMake sure it don't hit the dirtI like the kids--the guys, the girlsI want the ducats 'cause this is Rob Base's worldI'm on a mission, ya better just listenTo my rhymes 'cause I'm all about dissin''CauseIt takes two to make a thing go rightIt takes two to make it outta sightHit it!I stand alone, don't need anyone'Cause I'm Rob, just came ot have funDon't need friends that act like foes'Cause I'm Rob Base, the one who knowsAbout things that make ya get wearyDon't cheer me, just hear meOut 'cause I got the clout--shout (Ho!)Before I turn the party outI won't stutter--Project my voice, speak clearlySo you can be my choiceOn stage or on recordGo to the Wiz and select itTake it off the rack, if it's wack put it backI like the Whopper, fuck the Big MacIf you want static, so let's goSo, throw upyour handsGo for what you knowBro', I got an egoYo, talkin' to me? NoOh'Cause Rob is in the front, EZ Rock is on the Back upWe're not soft, soyou better just slack up'Cause I'm cool, calm just like a breezeRock the mike with the help of EZRock on the set, the music playsOnly cuts the records that I sayIt takes two to make a thing go rightIt takes two to make it outta sightHit it!All right, now, EZ Rocknow, when I count to threeI want you ot get busyYou ready now?One, two, three, get loose now!It takes two to make a thing go rightIt takes two to make it outta sightHit it!
by Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock
"I wanna rock right now!" ~ Da jam that turns the party out on a Tuesday.
"What you want, you got it. What you want, Baby, you got it!" ~ Just gotta work for it, right?
Who is "busting a (few) move(s)" on this Happy Monday? Yeah, that would be me! Day off? Not really. #PrezDayHustle