Where I will be overly critical is on those cringy-as-hell lyrics matched with chords you put together when you're 12.
It was something I’d expect at a Kingdom Hall cookout or in granny’s backyard. The people there who don’t know any better applaud and think he’s got skillz.
I agree that it’s simplistic and rudimentary. Good enough to earn an “attaboy, you’re doing great kid.” But so simple I can imagine it was originally written to Kingdom lyrics.
”I don’t know about YOU
But serving JeHOvah is what I’m gonna DO
Service and more
Let’s go door to door!”
He either watched a Beatles documentary about the Hamburg years or thought worldly people go down to Paris, guitar in hand, and walk into random restaurants to perform.