Simple Man Song Lyrics

Lynyrd Skynyrd

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Gary Robert Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant
album: Track 4 in album (pronounced ’lĕh‐’nérd ’skin‐’nérd)
release date: 1973
popularity : 1184 users have visited this page.
length: 3:49

Album Information

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

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

Lyrics

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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"

"Oh, take your time, don't live too fast
Troubles will come and they will pass
You'll find a woman and you'll find love
And don't forget, son, there is someone up above"

"And be a simple kind of man
Oh, be something you love and understand
Baby be a simple kind of man
Oh, won't you do this for me, son, if you can"

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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