Alabama trailer park they call home
Boy standing at attention in the corner his own
Terrified, scorpion crawling the wall
By the way father, could you please beat me some more?

Anger rising up inside him yet again
Tell me you got a plan
Deaf and blind I'm living with the lepers and
You want to hold my hand

Cold Alaska, hiding, bundled up tight
Stretch aluminum foil 'cross the window at night
Mother crying, calling out up the stairs
By the way father, do you even care that I'm scared?


Repeat chorus with "Devil rising up inside him yet again"

Generation three, solitary, alone
By the way father, created hell on my own


Lyrics submitted by WhT LytEniN

"Anger Rising" as written by Jerry Cantrell

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  • +1
    General CommentYes Sevendust does infact blow donkey sack! Jerry is fucking awesome. And if I ad the balls to do to my Les with what he did to it, DAMN!! Its an awesome guitar and an AWESOME SONG!! And Jerry Cantrell is rockin'!!
    Emo_Guitaron July 27, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentJerry Cantrell is fuckin' awesome! "Anger Rising" is such a great song! I saw Jerry Cantrell back with Metallica and Days Of The New on the Re-Load tour; fuckin' great show!
    TheGodThatFailedon May 07, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreat song, great artist, great new album :)
    aldeayeahon June 02, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreat song.does the beginning of it remind anyone else of alice in chains? wheres he doin the lil ooooohhhh part?lol.reminds me of alice in chains.i dunno maybe im fucked like that.but great song
    All4APriceon June 18, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think it would remind people alot of Alice In Chains seeing as Jerry Cantrell was a member of AIC
    Southpaw2g2on June 22, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentkick ass song...its great.
    Nirvanafreak94on June 30, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song kix major ass! even though i dont like his comments bout 7 dust when they were in concert!
    rlb2004on July 07, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIts ok dude. Jerry and Sevendust are pals again....I still think Sevendust blows tho.
    PaperFaceon July 11, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentAnger RIIIISING.......this is a great song.....makes me miss the good ole days......too bad, mr. emo guitar and guys need to watch they keys your said sevendust a big guys must feel like utter baffoons ;)
    VinDigitalon July 27, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis song is great, i can relate to it so much (Exept the trailor home) but the resat i can
    Survived Abortionon August 05, 2002   Link

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