There’s things that you guess And a'things a'that you know There’s boys you can trust And a'girls that you don’t There’s little things you hide And little things that you show Sometimes you think you’re gonna get it But you don’t and that’s just the way it goes I swear I won’t tease you Won’t tell you no lies Don’t need no Bible Just look in my eyes I’ve a'waited so long baby Now that we’re friends Every man’s got his patience And here’s where mine ends I want your sex I want your love I want your sex I want your sex It’s playin' on my mind It’s dancin' on my soul It’s taken so much time So why don’t you just let me go I’d really like to try Oh, I’d really love to know When you tell me you’re gonna regret it Then I tell you that I love you but you still say no I swear I won’t tease you Won’t tell you no lies Don’t need no Bible Just look in my eyes I’ve waited so long baby Out in the cold I can’t take much more girl I’m losing control (Chorus) It’s natural It’s chemical (let’s do it) It’s logical Habitual (can we do it?
) It’s sensual But most of all Sex is somethin' that we should do Sex is somethin' for me and you Sex is natural Sex is good Not everybody does it But everybody should Sex is natural, sex is fun Sex is best when it’s one on one One on one Hoo ah (sex) I’m not your father Hoo ah (sex) I’m not your brother Hoo ah (sex) talk to your sister Hoo ah (sex) I am a lover Hoo ah (sex) Hoo ah (sex) Hoo ah (sex) C-c-c-c-c-come on What’s your definition of dirty baby?
Moreover, the single remained in the top 10 for six weeks and the top 40 for a total of 14 weeks, becoming one of the most popular dance-pop singles of the summer of 1987.
The single eventually reached number 2 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, the week of 8 August 1987, behind "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" by U2.
Although it was one of Michael's biggest hits, he ignored the song following its release; he never performed it after the Faith World Tour and although the Rhythm Two version appears on Ladies & Gentlemen: The Best of George Michael, it does not appear on the 2006 retrospective Twenty Five; furthermore, the "Monogamy Mix" doesn't appear on the 2011 remastered release of Faith.