Mama Nature Said

Album: Vagabonds Of The Western World (1973)
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Songfacts®:

  • According to Mark Putterford's biography of Phil Lynott, this song was inspired by an article Lynott's step-father Dennis Keeley read in a newspaper. It had "an environmentalist message which pre-empted by several years the trend towards 'green' politics in music". >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander - London, England

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