And I hope this message stays in your mind
‘Cause you almost lost a girl who is right on time
There’s one more thing that ya got to know
Just cool it down and stay in control
Cool It Now by New Edition was released August 27, 1984, with Cool It Now (Sing Along Version) as the B side. It was the first single from the group’s second album New Edition.
The song reached No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100, making it New Edition’s first Top 10 pop single.
Watch the music video for the song.