Monday, September 8, 2008


Oh Baby / Ooh Baby in songs: Music's exclamation "trade"mark (songs per category)

"Oh Baby" in rock songs

Baby I Don’t Care-TRANSVISION VAMP (1989 / oh baby please)
Baby I Love Your Way-PETER FRAMPTON (1975)
Bohemian Rhapsody-QUEEN (1975)
Captured-SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY & THE ASHBURY JUKES (1984 / oh baby captured)
China Girl-DAVID BOWIE (1983 / oh baby just you shut your mouth)
Danger Zone-KENNY LOGGINS (1986)
I Love You-THE CLIMAX BLUES BAND (1980 / Ooh, babe, you got what it takes)
I Want You-ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS (1986 / oh my baby baby)
Love Is The Drug-SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY & THE ASBURY JUKES (1984 / ooh baby)
Oh No Not My Baby-MAXINE BROWN (1964), ROD STEWART (1973)
Out Of Time Man-MANO NEGRA (1992)
Over You-ROXY MUSIC (1980 / Oh baby)
Ready For Love-BAD COMPANY (1974 / ooh baby I’m ready)
Rock ’n’ Roll High School-RAMONES (1979 /oh baby)
Still Of The Night-WHITESNAKE (1987 / ooh baby)
Tender-BLUR (1999 / oh my baby)
There's No Way-ALABAMA (1985)
Wham Bam (Shang-A-Lang)-SILVER (1976)
Wild World-CAT STEVENS (1968)

"Oh Baby" in pop songs

...Baby One More Time-BRITNEY SPEARS (1998 / oh babe babe)
Circle In The Sand-BELINDA CARLISLE (1987)
Clouds Across The Moon-RAH BAND (1985 / oh baby)
Do That To Me One More Time-CAPTAIN & TENNILLE (1979 / oh baby)
Extreme Ways-MOBY (2002 / oh babe)
Fastlove-GEORGE MICHAEL (1996 / ooh baby baby)
Heaven Is A Place On Earth-BELINDA CARLISLE (1987 / ooh baby)
Hurts To Be In Love-GINO VANNELLI (1985)
I Can Dream About You-DAN HARTMAN (1984 / ooh now baby)
I Feel Love-BRONSKI BEAT featuring MARC ALMOND (1984 / oh baby)
I Go Crazy-PAUL DAVIS (1977 / oh baby when I look in your eyes)
I Miss You-BIG ALICE (1983 / oh baby)
Just The Way It Is, Baby-THE REMBRANDTS (1991 / oooh baby)
Love In Your Eyes-GAZEBO (1983 / oh baby don’t you realize)
Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever-NICK KAMEN (1987 / oh baby)
The Music Sounds Better With You-STARDUST (1998 / ooh baby)
Promises-SAVAGE GARDEN (1997)
Serious-DURAN DURAN (1990 / oh baby you get so wild)
Step By Step-NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK (1990)
Superstar-THE CARPENTERS (1971 / baby, baby oh baby)
True Blue-MADONNA (1986 / Oh baby)
Why’d I Have To Fall In Love With You-MATTHEW FISHER (1980 / oh baby baby why’d... )
You-TEN SHARP (1991 / oh no my baby)

"Oh Baby" in soul & r'n'b

Baby Come To Me-REGINA BELLE (1989)
The Best-TINA TURNER (1989 / Oh baby)
Between The Sheets-ISLEY BROTHERS (1983 / oooh baby)
Don’t Leave Me This Way-THELMA HOUSTON (oh baby)
Don’t Look Any Further-DENNIS EDWARDS featuring SIEDAH GARRETT (oh babe)
Fresh-KOOL & THE GANG (baby, ooh I like the way you walk)
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)-MARVIN GAYE (1964)
I Don't Wanna Know-MARIO WINANS feat. ENYA & P. DIDDY (2004)
I Need You-B.V.S.M.P. (1988)
I'll Go Where Your Music Takes Me-JIMMY JAMES & THE VAGABONDS (1976)
I’m In Love With You-DE BARGE (oh baby)
I’ve Been Thinking About You-LONDON BEAT (ooh baby)
In Your Wildest Dreams-TINA TURNER feat. BARRY WHITE (Oh baby, oh baby)
Kisses In The Moonlight-GEORGE BENSON (oh baby)
Let’s Stay Together-AL GREEN (1971), TINA TURNER (1983 / oh baby)
Never Can Say Goodbye-GLORIA GAYNOR (ooh ooh babe)
Oh Sheila-READY FOR THE WORLD (oh baby)
Push It-SALT’N’PEPA (oh baby baby)
Ready Or Not-AFTER 7 (oh baby)
Shake You Down-GREGORY ABBOTT (1986)
Spend The Night-COOL NOTES (ooh baby)
Superwoman-KARYN WHITE (ooooh baby)
This Time I Know It’s For Real-DONNA SUMMER (ooh baby)
This Time It’s Forever-ERROL BROWN (1992 / oh baby)
Too Lost In You-SUGABABES (2003)
Umbrella-RIHANNA FEAT. JAY-Z (2007)
What Am I Gonna Do With You-BARRY WHITE (baby oh baby)
When I Think Of You-JANET JACKSON (Ooh baby)
You Are In My System-THE SYSTEM (1983)
You Can't Deny It-LISA STANSFIELD (1989)
You To Me Are Everything-REAL THING (1976)

"Oh baby" in 50's & 60's songs

Can’t Take My Eyes Off You-FRANKIE VALLI (oh pretty baby)
Great Balls Of Fire-JERRY LEE LEWIS (1957)
Leaving On A Jet Plane-PETER, PAUL & MARY (1969)
Long Tall Sally-LITTLE RICHARD (1956)
Louie Louie-RICHARD BERRY (1955), THE KINGSMEN (1963)
Make It Easy On Yourself-THE WALKER BROTHERS (1965 / oh baby)

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