“Easy Lover” is a popular song performed as a duet by Philip Bailey, the lead singer of Earth, Wind & Fire, and Phil Collins. The song was released on November 6, 1984 (February 1985 in the UK) and is known for its energetic and catchy sound. It is included on Bailey’s third solo album, “Chinese Wall”.
“Easy Lover” is characterized by its rock and pop sound with a driving rhythm and memorable melody. The song features Philip Bailey’s soulful and powerful vocals, complemented by Phil Collins’ distinctive voice. The lyrics of the song revolve around the excitement and complexity of a passionate love affair, with the narrators describing their partner as an “easy lover” who can be both thrilling and challenging.
The song “Easy Lover” was a commercial success, reaching high positions on music charts in various countries, including #1 in the United Kingdom, and #2 in the United States The energetic and dynamic performance of both artists in the accompanying music video further contributed to the song’s popularity.
“Easy Lover” is considered a classic of the 1980s music scene and remains a well-loved and memorable duet in the pop and rock genres.
Philip Bailey & Phil Collins – Easy Lover – Lyrics