Rick Springfield - Hooky Jo Lyrics

Hooky high hooky Jo
I need you so
Hooky bye hooky go
Where I don't know
Looky high looky low
Where can you be
Hooky high hooky Jo
I need your company

And my sergeant said
The war is over son
It doesn't really matter
That the north has won.

So I packed my bags
And I gave back my gun
I turned and headed home
With the fighting done

Hooky high hooky Jo
I need you so
Hooky by hooky go
Where I don't know
Looky high looky low
Where can you be
Hooky high hooky Jo
I need your company

Hooky Jo and me
We planned to make a start
But the war came between us
And we fell apart

Now this old gray coat is getting mighty thin
But I'll keep on looking for her
Till we meet again

Hooky high hooky Jo
I need you so
Hooky by hooky go
Where I don't know
Looky high looky low
Where can you be
Hooky high hooky Jo
I need your company

Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Mother Can You Carry Me
  • 2 Speak to the Sky
  • 3 What Would the Children Think
  • 4 1000 Years
  • 5 The Unhappy Ending
  • 6 Hooky Jo
  • 7 I Didn't Mean to Love You
  • 8 Come on Everybody
  • 9 Why
  • 10 The Ballad of Annie Goodbody


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Rick Springfield
    album: Track 6 in album Beginnings
    release date: 1972
    popularity : 47 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Pop Rock
    length: 2:45
    Album Information
    label: Capitol Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin