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"Roll with It" is a song recorded by Steve Winwood for his album, Roll with It, released on Virgin Records. It was written by Winwood and songwriter Will Jennings. Publishing rights organization BMI later had Motown songwriters Holland-Dozier-Holland credited with co-writing the song due to its resemblance to the Junior Walker hit (I'm a) Roadrunner.

The single spent four weeks at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the summer of 1988. It topped the Billboard adult contemporary… read more

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When life is too much, roll with it, baby
Don't stop and lose your touch, oh no, baby
Hard times knocking on your door
I'll tell them you ain't there no more

Steve Winwood - Roll With It Lyrics


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  • love it !!! :)
  • Great song and artist!
  • Great song!!!
  • I like this guy, he's a cool cat in my book......
  • Ditto - msippigirl
  • Love his voice!
  • Says it all for Steve and 1988. This was a Motown original literately brought to life by Steve Windwood. Good for him. Glad for us both original (me) and others living in Detroit at the time.
  • love this track-great sentiment in the lyric too!
  • This song is about overcoming obstacles and working with what life gives you. Winwood emerged as a successful solo artist in the '80s after struggling with personal problems, including a divorce. http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=7243
  • "When life gets too much, just.... "Roll With It", Baby!

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