Ed King, Lynynrd Skynyrd guitarist and co-writer of the iconic “Sweet Home Alabama,” passed away in August of 2018.
Many members of the country music community expressed the sympathies via social media and you’d be hard-pressed to find anyone in the industry that couldn’t point to Lynyrd Skynyrd as a one of their early musical inspirations. Recently, Chris honored Ed’s legacy with a face-melting cover of “Simple Man,” featuring some masterful guitar playing from super-producer Dave Cobb.
RIP Ed, you will be missed.
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