JACKSON Recorded by Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash Words and music by G. Rodgers and B. Wheeler Both: [C] We got married in a fever, hotter than a 'Pepper Sprout' Both: We've been talkin' 'bout Jackson, ever since the fire went [C7] out John: I'm goin' to [F] Jackson, I'm gonna mess a-[C] round John: Yea! I'm goin' to [F] Jackson, [G7] look out Jackson [F] town.
June: Well, go on down to Jackson, go ahead and wreck your health June: Go play our hand you big-talkin' man, make a big fool of yourself June: Yea! go to Jackson, go comb your hair John: "Honey, I'm gonna snowball Jackson." June: "See if I care."
John: When I breeze into that city, people gonna stoop and bow June: (Hah!) John: All them women gonna make me, teach 'em what they don't know how John: I'm goin' to Jackson, you turn-a loose-a my coat