• Artist: Shane Martin
  • Title: To Be A Kid Again
  • Genre: Country - Contemporary/Pop
  • Mood: Up/Positive
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/18/2011
  • Lyric themes: Storytelling, Change, Reminiscing, Home, Sentimental, Longing
  • Lyrics: Words & Music by: Shane Martin © 2010 www.shanemartin.com 612-325-5161 To Be a Kid Again I found an old picture of the family farm We kids were kickin’ buckets ‘round grandpa’s barn We we’re knee high, tree tire swinging Not a worry ‘bout making a living Racing through acres of tall grass meadows Days felt like forever, the land was home Been years since that barn stood high Now the fields are driveways and street lights Lookin’ back we had it made Runnin’ wild, every Saturday We jumped around, sun up to sun down Never thought it would ever end Oh, to be a kid again I remember that summer like it was last Go-cart cruising till we ran out of gas We were grounded from the start Tearing up our neighbors yard Sneaking out riding to the edge of town Burnin’ bike rubber, no one else around We were rollin’ through life so fast We still had a blast Lookin’ back we had it made Runnin’ wild, every Saturday Blazin’ trails and riding the wind Never thought it would ever end Oh, to be a kid again Like a summer time Sunday morning, a breath of fresh air Up with the sun; lay down with out a care in the world Today I see those sparks in our own kid’s eyes Christmas morning their smiles an acre wide Laughin’, screamin, and singing We can feel the joy their bringing I can see they’ll be just like you and me Playing 24/7, it’s hard to believe That was us not so long ago Lookin’ back we’ve come a long way Livin’, lovin’, look what we made I’m seeing it through the eyes of a child I’d forgotten way back then Reminds us how to be a kid again, Oh, to be a kid again
  • Keywords: peppy, cheerful, upbeat, energetic, happy, Bass, Bright, Guitar, Nashville

About Shane Martin

Shane Martin

Independence, MN United States

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