Don't Explain is the tenth solo studio album by Robert Palmer, released in 1990. During the course of its 18 tracks, Palmer displays rock, R&B, jazz and Bahamian influences. Several classic songs are covered, as well. The album peaked at number 9 in the UK and number 88 in the US. The album was certified UK Gold by BPI in November 1990. Your Mother Should Have Told You" (Robert Palmer, Guy Pratt) (3:41). Light-Years" (Divinyls, Robert Palmer) (4:27).
Robert Allen Palmer (19 January 1949 – 26 September 2003) was an English singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer. He was known for combining soul, jazz, rock, pop, reggae, and blues. Palmer's involvement in the music industry began in the 1960s, covered four decades and included a spell with the band Vinegar Joe. He found success both in his solo career and with the Power Station, and had Top 10 songs in both the United Kingdom and the United States in the 1980s.
I'm sorry, baby Bm7 I didn't mean to turn you on Fm7. I told you twice I was only tryin' to be nice Only tryin' to be nice Bm7 Oh, I didn't mean to turn you on Fm7. Hey, now why should I Feel guilty 'cause I won't give Guilty 'cause I won't give in Bm7 I didn't mean to turn you on. Woah, baby, I didn't mean to turn you on Fm7. When I took you out I knew what you were all about But when I did Bm7 I didn't mean to turn you on Fm7. Woah, baby, I didn't mean to turn you o.
Only that song and "I Didn't Mean to Turn You On" seem like obvious omissions. The latter would appear on the remix-heavy Addictions, Vol. 2, but the former wouldn't appear on a career sampler until 1997's The Very Best of Robert Palmer. Otherwise, the collection is nearly perfect. Addicted to Love" and its sort-of sequel, "Simply Irresistible," will placate . fans who know Palmer mostly for his popular rock songs.