These lyrics do not appear on the US single. Billboard Hot 100 and number 16 on Cash Box. But you'd better take it easy, this place is hot, So glad we made it [5] The song is ranked number 247 on the Rolling Stone magazine's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.[6]. At the time, the group was under pressure to come up with another hit, following the relatively poor showing of their previous single, "When I Come Home", written by Jamaican-born musician Jackie Edwards, who had also penned their earlier number one hits, "Keep On Running" and "Somebody Help Me". First, the UK version has a different lead vocal track that includes the following lyrics in the second verse: "My head's a-spinning It's been a hard day and I don't know what to do © 2020 METROLYRICS, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Their version reached number 18 on the U.S. We made it baby and it happened to you, Gimme some lovin' Made in America is the third album by The Blues Brothers.The second live album by the band, it was released in December 1980 as a followup to their hit film released that year, The Blues Brothers.To support the film, the band embarked on a 22 dates tour in North America, culminating with seven dates at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles. Some intel on the Blues Brothers mall: it was the former Dixie Square Shopping Center in Harvey, IL; a south-suburb of Chicago. Lyrics to "Gimme Some Lovin'" by THE BLUES BROTHERS: Hey! What do you say, is it the new Bluesmobile or what? / Well my temperature's rising and my feet on the floor / Twenty people rockin' and there wanna go more / Let me in baby, I don't know what you've got / But you'd better take it easy, this place is hot / So glad we made it / So glad we made it / You … So glad we made it I want, gimme some-a lovin' Gimme some-a lovin' Gimme some-a lovin', every day (Hey!) Blues Brothers Words & Music by Spencer Davis, Muff Winwood & Steve Winwood Hey! Intro: 4x: G G G F Hey! The Blues Brothers performing 'Everybody needs somebody (to love)' in the 1980 film The Blues Brothers. 'cause you're not around". G C G C But you better take it easy, this place is hot. The song is from the movie soundtrack The Blues Brothers. Gimme some lovin' everyday The Blues Brothers performing 'Sweet Home Chicago' in the 1980 film The Blues Brothers. [7] On WLS-AM in Chicago, the song peaked at number three. In 1980, The Blues Brothers covered "Gimme Some Lovin'". JOHN LANDIS Retrospective- 4: ‘The Blues Brothers’ (1980) I usually hate reviews like this, but I can’t help but think that if you don’t like this movie you don’t have a soul (or at the very least, you ain’t a fan of soul music). Hey, hey, Hey, well, I feel so good, every thing is sellin' high As recalled by bassist Muff Winwood, the song was conceived, arranged, and rehearsed in just half an hour. Elwood: It's got a cop motor, a 440 cubic inch plant, it's got cop tires, cop suspensions, cop shocks. I mean who could resist ‘The Blues Brothers’, even people who hate musicals love this movie. [8], Song written by Steve Winwood, Spencer Davis and Muff Winwood, Muff Winwood, quoted by John Bell, liner notes to, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Willa Dean Parker and Rose Banks as successor to Homer Banks v. 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We're so glad to see so many of you lovely people here tonight, and we would especially like to welcome all the representatives of Illinois' Law Enforcement Community who have chosen to join us here in the Palace Hotel Ballroom at this time. In 1980, The Blues Brothers covered "Gimme Some Lovin'". Also in 1978, the group Kongas released a disco version of "Gimme Some Lovin'" under the title "Africanism / Gimme Some Lovin'." So glad we made it The single features the sound of the Hammond organ. In 1966, "Gimme Some Lovin'" reached number two in the UK and number seven in the US. Billboard Hot 100 and number 16 on Cash Box. You'd better take it ease 'cause the place is on fire Matt Murphy : But babes, this is Jake and Elwood, the Blues Brothers. (The US version has more often been used on reissue CDs, even those coming from Europe.) You ain't goin' back on the road no more, and you ain't playin' them ol' two-bit sleazy dives. John Landis turned it into a … I am around a bunch of 25 or so year olds who can quote that movie, and Blues Brothers ver batum. It's been a hard day and I don't feel too good Gimme some lovin' Gimme some lovin' Gimme some lovin' everyday Hey. Fun. "Gimme Some Lovin'" is a song written by Steve Winwood, Spencer Davis and Muff Winwood,[citation needed] although solely credited to Steve Winwood on the UK single label, and performed by the Spencer Davis Group. Their version reached number 18 on the U.S. Still, The Blues Brothers moves quickly enough that it doesn’t have the chance to bore, and it has occasional moments of brilliance. Twenty people rockin' and there wanna go more So glad we made it So glad we made it You gotta. And it is not the only one. G C G C Let me in baby i don't know what you've got. i want you, G C G C Gimme some lovin', gimme some lovin', G C G Gimme some lovin', every da-y. Too much is happening Now, I'm gonna relax, I think everybody should, Gimme some lovin' We made it, baby, and it happened to you. Gimme some lovin'. We made it baby and it happened to you. Copyright: Writer(s): Steve Winwood, Spencer Davis, Muff Winwood Lyrics Terms of Use, Hey, well, my temperature's risin' and my feet on the floor And I'm so glad we made it So glad we made it You got gimme some-a lovin' (Gimme gimme some lovin') Gimme some-a lovin' (Gimme gimme some lovin') Gimme some-a lovin' every day. Gimme some lovin' Live recordings are included on the Traffic albums Welcome to the Canteen and The Last Great Traffic Jam. Chart history Spencer Davis Group Hey! You gotta, Gimme some lovin' An outgrowth of the blues band Aykroyd and his co-star, John Belushi, played in on Saturday Night Live, the movie follows two brothers, Jake … The 1980 comedy “The Blues Brothers” is now considered by the Library of National Congress as one of the most influential films ever made. The original UK version, which is the 'master' take of the song, differs in several respects from the version subsequently released in the US on the United Artists label. It's a model made before catalytic converters so it'll run good on regular gas. These additional overdubs (which were performed by some of the future members of Traffic), and the 'tweaking' of the recording's speed to create a brighter sound, were the work of producer Jimmy Miller, who remixed the song for its US release. You're livin' with me now, and you not gonna go slidin' around witcho ol' white hoodlum friends. The band auditioned and rejected other songs Edwards offered them, and they let the matter slide until, with a recording session looming, manager Chris Blackwell took them to London, put them in a rehearsal room at the Marquee Club, and ordered them to come up with a new song. The song reached #84 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #3 on Billboard's Dance / Disco Chart. 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