Irons in the Fire is the third album by Teena Marie, released in 1980 on Motown. The album was written and produced by Marie herself. It received positive reviews on its release, and is regarded as one of her best albums.
Irons in the Fire peaked at #9 on the Black Albums chart and #38 on the Pop Albums chart.
Lead single "I Need Your Lovin'" peaked at #9 on the US Black Singles chart and #37 on the Billboard Hot 100.…
Love's fever comin' on strong
I don't want the fire without the flame, no
Mother Nature gave me two hands to hold you
I'm not talkin' pressures or material gains