Born Country

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Alabama is a country music and southern rock band from Fort Payne, Alabama, United States. The band was founded in 1969 by Randy Owen (lead vocals, Rhythm Guitar) and his cousin Teddy Gentry (bass guitar, background vocals), soon joined by Jeff Cook (Lead Guitar, fiddle, keyboards). In 1973, after … more »

Clear creeks and cool mountain mornin's. 
Honest work out in the fields. 
Cornbread in my momma's kitchen. 
Daddy saying grace before the meal. 
Family ties run deep in this land. 
And I'm never very far from what I am. 

I was born country and that's what I'll always be. 
Like the rivers and the woodlands wild and free. 
I got a hundred years of down home running through my blood. 
I was born country and this country's what I love. 

Moonlight and you hear beside me. 
Crickets serenadin' in the yard. 
What more could two people ask for. 
Laying here in love beneath the stars. 
Now this is where I want to raise my kids. 
Just the way my mom and daddy did. 

[Chorus: x2] 
I was born country


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