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"Give Me Some Emotion" is a song written and originally recorded by Webster Lewis in 1979. It is a track from his Eight for the Eighties LP, and was released as a single in early 1980. His version reached #107 on the U.S. Billboard pop chart[1] and #41 on the U.S. R&B chart.

"Give Me Some Emotion"
Single by Webster Lewis
from the album Eight for the Eighties
Released1980 (U.S.)
GenreJazz, disco
Songwriter(s)Webster Lewis, R. Barnes, C. Pitts
Producer(s)Herbie Hancock

The song was covered that same year by Merry Clayton with the shortened title, "Emotion." It is the title track of her fourth LP. Her rendition peaked at #53 on the U.S. R&B chart.


  1. ^ Joel Whitburn's Bubbling Under the Billboard Hot 100 1959-2004

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