Ladies and gentlemen, put our hands together for the astonishing...
H to the izz-O...V to the izz-A...
Welcome ladies and gentlemen to the 8th wonder of the world
The flow o' the century...oh it's timeless...HOVE!
Thanks for comin' out tonight
You coulda been anywhere in the world, but you're here with me
I appreciate that...uuunnnh...
A little bit of Monica in my life, A little bit of Erica by my side
A little bit of Rita's all I need, A little bit of Tina's what I see
A little bit of Sandra in the sun, A little bit of Mary all night long
A little bit of Jessica here I am, A little bit of you makes me your man
The song became a controversy in September 1999 when the Los Angeles Times reported that the song's actual theme was related to street drugs with the women's names being "street names" for illicit narcotics.