Alan Jackson Chattahoochee (Music Video and Lyrics)

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Alan Jackson's "Chattahoochee" is a song that every country fan knows by heart.

The Alan Jackson Chattahoochee song was released in 1993 as the third single from his album A Lot About Livin’ (And a Little ’bout Love).  Georgia native Alan Jackson‘s tune  captures the coming of age in a small town – which struck a chord with country music fans.  This song was ranked the #1 country song of year for 1993 on the Billboard Year-end Country chart. “Chattahoochee” also received two CMA awards for Single of the Year and Song of the Year.

Enjoy the memorable music video below where Alan Jackson water skis in cowboy boots!

Alan Jackson Chattahoochee Video

“Chattahoochee” was written by Alan Jackson and Jim McBride.

Alan Jackson Chattahoochee Lyrics

Way down yonder on the Chattahoochee
It gets hotter than a hoochie coochie
We laid rubber on the Georgia asphalt
We got a little crazy but we never got caught

Down by the river on a Friday night
A pyramid of cans in the pale moonlight
Talking ’bout cars and dreaming ’bout women
Never had a plan just a livin’ for the minute
Yeah way down yonder on the Chattahoochee
Never knew how much that muddy water meant to me
But I learned how to swim and I learned who I was
A lot about livin’ and a little ’bout love

Well we fogged up the windows in my old Chevy
I was willing but she wasn’t ready
So I settled for a burger and a grape snow cone
Dropped her off early but I didn’t go home

Down by the river on a Friday night
A pyramid of cans in the pale moonlight
Talking ’bout cars and dreaming ’bout women
Never had a plan just a livin’ for the minute
Yeah way down yonder on the Chattahoochee
Never knew how much that muddy water meant to me
But I learned how to swim and I learned who I was
A lot about livin’ and a little ’bout love

Yeah, way down yonder on the Chattahochee
Never knew how much that muddy water meant to me
But I learned how to swim and I learned who I was
A lot about livin’ and a little ’bout love.

A lot about livin’ and a little ’bout love.

By the way, the Chattahoochee River forms part of the border between Georgia and Alabama. The more you know…

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