Good Time

Album: Good Time (2008)
Charted: 40

Songfacts®:

  • This is a Friday night country tune about a guy letting off steam after a long work week. He has cashed his check, cleaned his truck, picked up his girl across town, and now, he's heading out for some fun. What more could a guy want?
  • The music video, directed by Trey Fanjoy, follows Jackson's (fictional) quest to set the record for the longest line dance ever. His wife, Denise, who also appeared in the Fanjoy-directed video for "Remember When," makes a cameo appearance. Country singer George Jones and his wife, Nancy, also guest star.

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  • Andrea from HoustonWhat glasses is he wearing in this video?
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