• Artist: Michael Riser
  • Title: If You Knew
  • Genre: Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Piano, Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 7/20/2012
  • Lyric themes: Truth Honesty, Change, Curiosity, Awakening/Enlightenment, Morality Tale
  • Lyrics: If you knew to the day, the world would stop turning and stars would fall out of the sky If you knew to the day, that all of your worrying would end in the blink of an eye If you knew to the day, that all their predictions were wrong and you’d wake up alive If you knew to the day If you knew to the day, you’d win the lottery and never need money again If you knew to the day, would you be in ecstasy sharing with family and friends If you knew to the day, would you list your enemies swearing to take your revenge If you knew to the day If you knew, if you knew, would you change anything, if you even wanted to what would you do If you knew to the day, God would appear to you homeless and looking for change If you knew to the day, would you still see Him as dirty and tattered and frayed If you knew to the day, would you start believing even though you questioned your faith If you knew to the day If you knew, if you knew, would all of life’s mysteries, suddenly make sense to you what would you do If you knew all these things would it make you view, the world as you’ve known it as filled with clues can you honestly answer yourself what you’d do if you knew If you knew to the day, you would be breathing the very last breath of your life If you knew to the day, you would be seeing the ones you love for the last time If you knew to the day, It all would be over and your time had finally arrived If you knew to the day If you knew, if you knew, would you change anything, if you even wanted to If you knew, if you knew, would all of life’s mysteries suddenly make sense to you Could you honestly answer yourself what you’d do if you knew, what the world held for you If you knew, If you knew, If you knew, If you knew
  • Keywords: light, Ballad, Bass, Guitar, Desire, Home, Organic

About Michael Riser

Michael Riser

Mount Prospect, IL United States

Michael Riser's debut album, "Rise"

“THE SOUND…STUNNING,
"THE WORDS…SPECTACULAR”
“RISER’S VOCALS…FANTASTIC”

“IT’S FRESH…A CD THAT IS GREAT FROM START TO FINISH”

Catherine L. Tully
Indie-Music.com

An aggressive blend of Alternative Rock and Country, Riser’s music is powerful and haunting. The melodies and topics of Michael Riser’s debut CD, “RISE”, cut deeper than the usual clichés, touch on the common threads of emotion we all share, and reflect the multi-dimensional depth of a life filled with experience.

“I’ve done a lot of things and lived a lot ...

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