Free Bird

Lynyrd Skynyrd


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant
album: Track 8 in album (pronounced ’lĕh‐’nérd ’skin‐’nérd)
release date: 1973
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length: 9:08
drums: Bob Burns
lead vocals: Ronnie Van Zant
engineer: Bob "Tub" Langford, Al Kooper, Danny Turbeville and Rodney Mills
guitars: Gary Rossington and Allen Collins
organ: Al Kooper
keyboard: Billy Powell
mastering: Glenn Meadows
bass guitar: Ed King
composer: Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant
lyricist: Ronnie Van Zant, Allen Collins

Album Information

label: MCA Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced ’lĕh‐’nérd ’skin‐’nérd) cover art


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If I leave here tomorrow
For I must be travelling on, now
But, if I stayed here with you, girl
'Cause I'm as free as a bird now
Lord knows, I can't change
Bye, bye, its been a sweet love
But please don't take it badly
But, if I stayed here with you girl
'Cause I'm as free as a bird now
And this bird you can not change
Lord help me, I can't change


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 I Ain't the One
  • 2 Tuesday's Gone
  • 3 Gimme Three Steps
  • 4 Simple Man
  • 5 Things Goin' On
  • 6 Mississippi Kid
  • 7 Poison Whiskey
  • 8 Free Bird