Rescue MeFontenella Bass(C. Smith - R. Miner)Verse 1:Rescue meTake me in your armsRescue meI want your tender charm'Cause I'm lonelyAnd I'm blueI need youAnd your love tooCome on and rescue meChorus 1:Come on, baby, and rescue meCome on, baby, and rescue me'Cause I need you by my sideCan't you see that I'm lonelyVerse 2:Rescue meCome on and take my heartTake your love and conquer every part'Cause I'm lonelyAnd I'm blueI need youAnd your love tooCome on and rescue me[repeat chorus 1][repeat intro][repeat verse 1]Chorus 2:(Come on baby)Take me baby (take me baby)Hold me baby (hold me baby)Love me baby (love me baby)Can't you see I need you babyCan't you see that I'm lonelyChorus 3:Rescue meCome on and take my handC'mon, baby and be my man'Cause I love you'Cause I want youCan't you see that I'm lonelyChorus 4:Mmm-hmm (mmm-hmm)Mmm-hmm (mmm-hmm)Take me baby (take me baby)Love me baby (love me baby)Need me baby (need me baby)Mmm-hmm (mmm-hmm)Can't you see that I'm lonely
Fontella Bass (born July 3, 1940 in St. Louis, Missouri - died December 26, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri) was an American soul and rnb singer, recording the iconic hit "Rescue Me" in 1965. The daughter of gospel singer Martha Bass (of the Clara Ward Singers), Bass was exposed to music at an early age. She was singing in her church's choir at just six years old.
As a teenager, Bass was attracted by more secular music. Throughout high school she began singing contemporary R&B songs at local contests and fairs. ... Read More