The Road I Ride Davethesinger Lyric Americana

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Creative Brief

Well here's another Lyric - not quite finished - it needs another couple of verses but I think it has a strong chorus with a good hook and it'd be a shame not to try to get it out there!

I'm thinking country blues here.

I will try to lay down an a cappella vocal later this evening to give you all a clue on the melody and phrasing I have in mind.

Once again it needs everything people!

 

Third Verse added....

 

The Road I Ride

 

V1

When I was a young man, I didn’t look that far ahead

My road was straight and long, with a million miles to tread

I could run forever and the lights were on green 

And all I needed was a bike and gasoline....

 

V2

Never had me company, ‘cept the sunshine and the rain

Just running wild and free – sometimes pleasure leads to pain

Cheap diner in a motel town, I thought I’d seen it all before

But my whole life changed when you walked in through that door

 

Chorus

Girl my eyes were opened and my soul was enslaved

Well my spirit was broken, my heart was in chains

And baby I can’t fight this - no matter what I do........

I know the road I ride is gonna lead me back to you

 

V3

And now life’s highway, is so full of twists and turns

Well every corner, is just another lesson learned

Can't ever seem to slow me down - it don't matter how I try

Got a hunger only you can satisfy...

 

Chorus

Now my eyes are open but my soul is enslaved

And though my spirit ain’t broken, my heart is in chains

And baby I can’t fight this - no matter what I do........

I know the road I ride is gonna lead me back to you

 

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Repeat Chorus to end

 
 
 

Additional Information

Genre Americana

Collaboration started February 17, 2020 by Davethesinger
Last upload 4mo+29dy ago


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Copyright © 2020 by Davethesinger, All Rights Reserved.
Effective on Feb 17, 2020


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Davethesinger has declared the following Composition and Sound Recording copyright intentions for this collaboration, when completed:

Composition: Equally with other collaborators
Sound Recording: Equally with other collaborators
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Davethesinger Dave Edwards
Rugeley Staffordshire United Kingdom
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