Papa Loved Mama Song Lyrics and Chords

Garth Brooks

Papa Loved Mama; Garth Brooks (Is it?)

 

Papa Loved Mama Song Lyrics and Chords by Garth Brooks

 

Papa Loved Mama
Recorded by Garth Brooks
Written by Kim Williams and Garth Brooks
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Papa drove a truck nearly all of his life
 
You know it  
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drove mama crazy bein’ a trucker’s wife
 
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part she couldn’t handle was bein’ alone
 
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needed more to hold than just a  
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telephone
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Papa called mama each and every night
 
Just to  
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ask her how she was and if the kids were alright
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Mama would wait for the call to come in
 
But when  
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daddy hung up the phone  
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she was gone  
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again
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Mama was a looker Lord how she shined
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Papa was a good’n but the jealous kind
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Papa loved mama mama loved men
 
Mama’s in the graveyard  
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papa’s in the  
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pen
Well it was bound to happen and one night it did
 
Papa  
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came home and it was just us kids
 
He  
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had a dozen roses and a bottle of wine
 
If he was  
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looking to surprise us  
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he was doing  
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fine
I heard him cry for mama up and down the hall
 
Then I  
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heard a bottle break against the bedroom wall
 
Oh that  
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old diesel engine made an eerie sound
 
When papa  
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fired it up and  
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headed into  
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town
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The picture in the paper showed the scene real well
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Papa’s rig buried in the local motel
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The desk clerk said he saw it all real clear
 
He never hit the brakes and he  
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was shifting  
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gears

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FAQ

 

Who sang the the song Papa Loved Mama?
– The song Papa Loved Mama was sang by Garth Brooks.

 

Who is Garth Brooks?
– Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter. His integration of rock and pop elements into the country genre has earned him popularity, particularly in the United States with success on the country music single and album charts, multi-platinum recordings and record-breaking live performances, while also crossing over into the mainstream pop arena.As of 2020, Brooks is now the only artist in music history to have released nine albums that achieved diamond status in the United States (surpassing the Beatles’ former record of six) those albums are Garth Brooks (diamond), No Fences (17× platinum), Ropin’ the Wind (14× platinum), The Chase (diamond), In Pieces (diamond), The Hits (diamond), Sevens (diamond), Double Live (21× platinum), and The Ultimate Hits (diamond). Since 1989, Brooks has released 23 records in all, which include 13 studio albums, two live albums, three compilation albums, three Christmas albums and four box sets, along with 77 singles. He has won several awards in his career, including two Grammy Awards, 17 American Music Awards (including “Artist of the ’90s”) and the RIAA Award for best-selling solo albums artist of the century in the U.S.
Troubled by conflicts between career and family, Brooks retired from recording and performing from 2001 until 2005. During this time, he sold millions of albums through an exclusive distribution deal with Walmart and sporadically released new singles. In 2005, Brooks started a partial comeback, giving select performances and releasing two compilation albums. In 2009, he began Garth at Wynn, a periodic weekend concert residency at Las Vegas’ Encore Theatre from December 2009 to January 2014. Following the conclusion of the residency, Brooks announced his signing with Sony Music Nashville in July 2014. In September 2014, he began his comeback world tour, with wife and musician Trisha Yearwood, which culminated in 2017. This was followed by his Stadium Tour, which began in 2019. His most recent album, Fun, was released in November 2020.
Brooks is one of the world’s best-selling music artists, having sold more than 170 million records. As of 2020, according to the RIAA, he is the best-selling solo albums artist in the United States with 156 million domestic units sold, ahead of Elvis Presley, and is second only to the Beatles in total album sales overall. Brooks was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame on October 21, 2012, having been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame the year before. He was also inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in 2016 with his studio musicians, The G-Men. On March 4, 2020, Brooks received the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. At age 58, he is the youngest recipient of the award.On January 20, 2021, Brooks performed “Amazing Grace” at the inauguration of Joe Biden. He said his performance was an opportunity “to serve” and is a “statement of unity.”

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