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Simple Man

Lyrics

Mama told me when I was young
"Come sit beside me, my only son
And listen closely to what I say
And if you do this it'll help you some sunny day"
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Mama told me when I was young
"Come sit beside me, my only son
And listen closely to what I say
And if you do this it'll help you some sunny day"
full lyrics

Features of This Track

country rock leanings
great lyrics
repetitive melodic phrasing
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
electric guitar riffs
an electric guitar solo
a dynamic male vocalist

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

Miss you daddy <3
Recorded the month,year I was born.I miss you Mom......


That's right nothing like Ronny's voice!! Best band ever !!
My brother and I used to sing this all the time! this was the song that we sang when he was feeling down about his diabetes. if you support diabetes, follow me and donate to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. plz. this disease could kill people unless you donate today!!!
We played this song along with Freebird at my dads funeral and it was so fitting for who he was
1482098294
Be a simple man, truth, love, honesty...wh o am I kidding
Love this jam so much, i even remember my dad jamming the f**k outa this when i was a kid, miss you man....
Love this song! It's amazing! Southern rock is awesome! Skynard rules. ❤️
Great song. i love my son!
Pure Texas southern pride
Son listen pls
Nice
@len matherne shouldn't your name be Nikki sixx
Love skynrd I love this song and Brents version all so could imagine Brents voice in skynrd that would have been f**king Amazing
Luv u my son..Ryan I miss u..
All I wanted for u my son was happiness... . : (
Best song ever wrote my daughters sing song but I pound l s
PURE HAPPINESS AND JOY
chimpandhuma n i t a r i a n
You gotta be simple to be moved by Skynrd
Such a classic. Gotta luv it. Makes the skin crawl every time i hear it
Good song love it ��
Love and understand..
Lost but not forgotten... .
gurnman02
Great song
The One and only way 2Liv!!!!!
robbyroxxx
This reminds me of a song A Whores With No Name by America
Lovr this song, could listen to this song and beat anyone at pool B)
Van Zant, Rossington,C o l l i n s , K i n g , Burns, Powell and Cooper enough said!
Greatest southern rock band ever
They not even from alabama
Thinking of dancing with my son at his wedding,I will never forget u my love....rest in peace!
I could listen to this song all day
Excelente rola para mi gusto. Saludos bandas
hey pandora, how about leaving the production dates etc along with the track info?
Jax FL loves our Free birds! Lynyrd Skynyrd!!
Some sunny day
Lynyrd skynyrd* ugh
This song, is excellent and smart, I love this song, just gets to you all the time, I love lyntd skynyrd
There's no group that even comes close to comparing to Lynard Skynard
the bes t song of all times!!!!!
dynobch
This song is so good and I may only be 13 but I love this song it's boss��lol
While this is better, Shinedown's cover was great IMO. His vocals were powerful, yet sounded straight from the heart..
Baby be a simple kinda man <3
ruben.villac o r t a
Be something you love and understand ‘>_<' (great song)
lwbbear
Lived thr life.Forgot what momma said
Words to live by
"And be a simple kind of man
Nothing like Ronnies voice RIP Ronnie Van , still feel your music in my soul after 30+ years
Momma told me..... When I was young
Just be a simple man....all I need....
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