|Single by Roger Miller|
|from the album The Return of Roger Miller|
|Roger Miller singles chronology|
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The song expresses envy in a humorous way. The lyrics are written like a letter to a friend or possibly a former friend ("I hear tell you're doing well, good things have come to you...") with whom the singer would like to trade places ("I wish I had your good luck charm, and you hadda do-wacka-do, wacka-do, wacka-do, wacka-do, wacka-do").
The song is featured in "Say Cheese", the fourth episode of the first season of the TV sitcom Raising Hope.
The song is used in a fight scene in the 2010 film Mother's Day.
The song is used in the 2014 film Trailer Park Boys: Don't Legalize It.
|U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles||15|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||31|
|Canadian RPM Top Singles||38|