Alabama Shakes Lyrics

Alabama Shakes Lyrics

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From the Album Sound & Color (2015)
2016 Grammy for Best Alternative Music Album
2016 Grammy for Best Rock Song - Don't Wanna Fight

From the Album Boys & Girls (2012) (buy at

Hold On
I Found You
Hang Loose
Rise To The Sun
You Ain't Alone
Goin' To The Party
Boys & Girls
Be Mine
I Ain't The Same
On Your Way
Heavy Chevy (Bonus Track)

Other Songs:
Always Alright (from "Silver Linings Playbook" soundtrack)

Alabama Shakes Info:

Alabama Shakes is an American rock band formed in Athens, Alabama, in 2009. The band originated when lead singer-guitarist Brittany Howard and bassist Zac Cockrell, both then attending East Limestone High School near Athens in Limestone County, Alabama, began meeting after school to write songs. -Wikipedia

Athens, Alabama

Roots rock, garage rock, soul, Americana, blues rock

Years active:

Name Origin:
They originally went by 'The Shakes', but later added Alabama to their name to differentiate themselves from other bands also calling themselves The Shakes.

Brittany Howard – lead vocals, rhythm guitar
Zac Cockrell – bass guitar, vocals
Heath Fogg – lead guitar, vocals
Steve Johnson – drums, percussion, vocals

Did You Know:
• Their songs have been featured in such movies as Silver Linings Playbook (2012), 12 Years a Slave (2013) and A Long Way Down (2014)

Alabama Shakes Awards:
Grammy Award for Best Rock Song & Best Rock Performance - Don't Wanna Fight

Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album & Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical - Sound & Color

Americana Music Honors & Award for Emerging Artist of the Year

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