Song written by Ansley Fleetwood, was recorded by the duo, Moe Bandy & Joe Stampley (Moe & Joe), for the columbia label in June 1979, with the production of Ray Baker, was released in July of the same year. The song would reach number one of the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles, on September 22, 1979, for a week and staying 11 weeks on lists. In the Canadian RPM Country Tracks lists, I reach position number 8. It would be the first and only number one as a duo.
The song would be included in the duo’s first album, Just Good Ol ‘Boys (Columbia 1979), the album would reach the 11th position of the US Country charts.
Unlike his most successful solo hits, the new duo, which became known as “Moe and Joe,” focused more on comedy and novelty songs. Many of these songs, including “Just Good Ol ‘Boys”, came up with the language. In this song, it’s about two friends, two naughty rednecks, who talk about their incidents of drunkenness and habitual disorders, apart from that, they’re good boys “, that is to say, that despite their reputation, they are not really that bad and that their actions are nothing more than harmless mischief. (Crazy Rednecks)