Sung: He was born in Oklahoma,

His wife's name is Betty Lou Thelma Liz

He's not responsible for what he's doing

Cause his mother made him what he is.

Jerry Jeff Walker - Up Against the Wall (Redneck Mother) lyrics meaning

Meaning

It’s a friendly poke at rednecks, explaining how they come to be what they are. It’s not their fault!

Oddly, this song is still popular in Texas and Oklahoma.

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