Monday, January 7, 2013

Musical Monday: Sweet Home Alabama




You should have seen this one coming.  The BCS National Championship Game is tonight pairing the Notre Dame Fighting Irish against the Alabama Crimson Tide.  {Roll tide!}

Before games at Bryant-Denny Stadium, Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama" is always played...and the crowd rises and places hands over hearts  ;P



This is from a live performance in 1977.
Love the song, but I could do without the obnoxiously huge Confederate flag.

I'm sure I'll hear this song a lot today!

What have you been listening to this week?

Join Miss Angie @ Musical Monday!

Until next time...

Roll tide roll!
Ricki Jill

13 comments:

  1. By the way, my husband the Texas Aggie can't wait to watch your game tonight.

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  2. Music is such a big part of our home life. I have discovered 8tracks.com which has been fantastic as a quick go-to station for a variety of music. We just turn it on and listen to the various collections depending on our mood....jazz, folk...you name it. Now, as far as Sweet Home Alabama....memories, sweet memories!!

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  3. Don't you love that song? It always makes me want to pack up and move South- xo Diana

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  4. Good luck to Alabama! I love this song.
    Karen

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  5. This song always makes me smile. Such a good choice for Musical Monday!

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  6. Oh man a classic! I don't know anyone who can't sing along to this one!

    Thanks for joining the party today love!

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  7. ROLL TIDE! I love this song too Ricki Jill! Win or loose t will an exciting game tonight. Let's hope all the predictions are right........

    ~Emily
    The French Hutch

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  8. Hey Ricki! Happy New Year!

    Great song! Love it!

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  9. I love this song...takes me back!

    Hope your New Year has started off well!

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  10. Hi Ricki Jill,
    I do love the song... :)
    I hope you have fun watching the game.

    I shared your cute post as a feature on my blog. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely arrangements! :)

    Have a great week!
    ~Liz

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  11. I love that song, too and my hubby is interested in this game! Love your new banner! Sweet hugs!

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