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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 will 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 will help you some sunny day"
full lyrics

Features of This Track

acoustic rock instrumentation
folk influences
a subtle use of vocal harmony
mild rhythmic syncopation
acoustic sonority
major key tonality
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
acoustic rhythm guitars

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

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Comments

Oh those mommas ayeeia
Honestly I like the original version better but either way I love this song so much word can not explain how much
Yes I can believe it.. Lisa this is for u and Corey. And for me and my son Ryan. ..That's not a coincidence Lisa if u think about it. God Bless you Lisa from ur friend April. ..Always
Shinedown... . . s i m p l e man!
Can u believe this April!
Shinedown blows this outta the water man . My opinion better than skynard anyday. Seen him do this live. He's got a hell of a set of pipes..ROCK ON EVERYONE
This song is amazingly moving, I've heard both versions of the song and this one is my favorite, but I cry almost every time
I'm a simple kind of woman thats all you need is love
For all you young people out there . Don't grow up to fast enjoy your youth
This song sonds like he not happy and just go with what ever make u happy
Great vocals. You can hear the emotion from Brett in this song. This was my favorite song on their "Leave A Whisper" album.
jpandtheolym p i a n s 9 6
Love this song (both versions)! So beautiful and has an amazing message that more need to live out.
amilan25.am
This song a very good point to it
Saw this sung live and Brett Smith shows his passion while singing this and all of his songs
My opinion Shinedown hit this song outta the park. Growing up my parents listen to Skynard. But this guy is amazing he does it just as good... Hell of a vocalist. ...ROCK ON EVERYONE
My son and I danced to this song at his wedding....h e picked it....love this song
My mom loves this song
Skynyrd song had more to it, van zandt is better vocalist as well
Its cool though that they are both from the same city
darahxrene
This is a good cover but you folks saying it's better than the original are on crack lol. The Skynyrd version is a classic. This is just a good cover, but by no means touches the original.
I love this song
Good song
Good cover
Actually a hella good cover
Good song.
Love this
sdr3242
Simply satisfied by a great cover
Love this version no doubt but I was fortunate enough to see Ronnie Van Zant live do this song he was the master
Beautifull song it is a real poem.And that is muy mam tall me
Skynyrd only BC it's the original but I say this one better. I'm still crying inside. Listening to monster now tho
Shinedown definitely does it better...
I think it's a tie between skinered and shinedown
Shinedown killed it!!!! Better than skinered ever could...sorr y haters thats just the way it is lol
Great song by anyone.shine d o w n shined down on it tho
Damn best song for this moment
Love this song. Such a heartfelt version of it.
Love this song
i need to get the album this is on
Love this song. I grew up with this song and just rock and heavy metal in general.best song ever.
Love this band....best cover ever.....I love every song they sing
Maybe this is the Best cover of All Time.
I'm a simple kind of man
I love this song!!!! One of my favorites! Awesome band too!
Love this song!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
1 kiss ur left hand
2 say ur crushes name
3 close ur hand
4 pick a school day
5 say ur name
6 post this one 15 more songs
The day u picked is the day ur crush will ask u out
I LOVE THIS DAM SONG!!!
You always sang me know this for 9 year's. Why did you have to be a DOUCHE? Why did you hurt me. I wanted to marry you. It kills me I had to call out wedding off. Why?
adrianpuente s
Love you mom...
Love this songgggggg! ❤️❤️❤️
Awesome song
love this song not the station i want it on but i love any way
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