Soul Man Lyrics

Soul Man

Sam & Dave

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Soul Man Lyrics

Coming to you, on a dusty road
Good loving, I got a truckload
And when you get it, you got something
Don’t worry, ’cause I’m coming

I’m a soul man x4
And that ain’t all

Got what I got, the hard way
And I make it better, each and every day
So honey, no don’t you fret
‘Cause you ain’t seen-a, nothing yet

I’m a soul man x4

I was brought up, on a side street, yes mam!
I learned how to love, before I could eat
I was educated, at Woodstock
When I start loving, oh I can’t stop

I’m a soul man x4

Look – grab the rope and I’ll pull you in
Give you hope and be your only boyfriend
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah (yeah!)

I’m talking about a soul man
I’m a soul man
And you’re a soul man
Soul man (oh lord)
Soul man
(I’m a) soul man
(And you are) soul man
(And you’re a) soul man

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Soul Man – Guitar Lesson

‘Soul Man’ is a song first recorded and performed by Sam & Dave. The band behind them was the legendary Booker T and The MG’s.

Steve Cropper was a member of this Stax house band. In the course, we study not only what Steve did on the record but also in various live performances and even different keys.

Finally, you get the play the entire song with a live band.

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Sam & Dave – Biography

Sam & Dave are a Soul duo that made their most successful recordings with Stax house band Booker T and The MG’s.

Two years before they would eventually part ways, The Blues Brothers were released in the cinema, the film gave their career one final boost. However, neither Sam or Dave seemed happy about it.

To find out more, go to Sam & Dave biography.

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