The granddaddy of overplayed songs still resonates with audiences 42 years after its release. There isn’t a day that goes by without ‘Free Bird’ flying high on some radio. Everyone knows it. Shout ‘Free Bird’ at a concert these days, and chances are the band onstage (if they have any sense of humor) will at
Lynyrd Skynyrd, ”Sweet Home Alabama” “I hope Neil Young will remember/ A Southern man don’t need him around anyhow.” Yeah, Neil — take your anti-racist views back north of the Mason-Dixon Line!