[ Cheers and applause ] ♪♪ -♪ I saw the light ♪ -♪ Hey ♪
-♪ Yeah ♪ -♪ Saved by the sound ♪ -♪ This is God’s country ♪ -♪ Hey-ey-eyyyy ♪ -♪ Right outside
of this one-church town ♪ ♪ There’s a gold dirt road
to a whole lot of nothing ♪ ♪ Got a deed to the land,
but it ain’t my ground ♪ ♪ This is God’s country ♪ ♪ We pray for rain and thank him
when it’s fallin’ ♪ ♪ ‘Cause it brings a grain
and a little bit of money ♪ ♪ We put it back in a plate ♪ ♪ I guess that’s why they
call it God’s country ♪ ♪ I saw the light in a sunrise ♪ ♪ Sittin’ back in a ’40
on the muddy river side ♪ ♪ Gettin’ baptized
in holy water and ‘shine ♪ ♪ With the dogs runnin’ ♪ ♪ Saved by the sound
of the been found ♪ ♪ Dixie whistle in the wind,
that’ll get you heaven bound ♪ ♪ The devil went down to Georgia
but he didn’t stick around ♪ ♪ This is God’s country ♪ ♪ We turn the dirt and work
until the week’s done ♪ ♪ We take a break
and break bread on Sunday ♪ ♪ Then do it all again
’cause we’re proud to be ♪ ♪ From God’s country ♪ ♪ Yeah ♪ -♪ I saw the light
in a sunrise ♪ ♪ Sittin’ back in a ’40
on the muddy river side ♪ ♪ Gettin’ baptized
in holy water and ‘shine ♪ ♪ With the dogs runnin’ ♪ ♪ Saved by the sound
of the been found ♪ ♪ Dixie whistle in the wind,
that’ll get you heaven bound ♪ ♪ The devil went down to Georgia
but he didn’t stick around ♪ ♪ This is God’s country ♪ -♪ Whoa, hey ♪ ♪ God’s country ♪ ♪ I don’t care what
my headstone reads ♪ ♪ Or what kind of pine wood box
I end up in ♪ ♪ When it’s my time,
lay me six feet deep ♪ ♪ In God’s country ♪ -♪ I saw the light
in a sunrise ♪ ♪ Sittin’ back in a ’40
on the muddy river side ♪ ♪ Gettin’ baptized
in holy water and ‘shine ♪ ♪ With the dogs runnin’ ♪
-♪ Yeah ♪ -♪ Saved by the sound
of the been found ♪ ♪ Dixie whistle in the wind,
that’ll get you heaven bound ♪ ♪ The devil went down to Georgia
but he didn’t stick around ♪ ♪ This is God’s country ♪ -♪ Oh, oh, oh, oh ♪
-♪ I saw the light ♪ -♪ I saw the liiiiiiiiiiiiight ♪
-♪ Hey, ohhhh ♪ -♪ Yeah ♪
-♪ Saved by the sound ♪ -♪ I’m saved, I’m saved ♪
-♪ This is God’s country ♪ -♪ I’m saaaaaaaaaaaved ♪ -♪ I saw the light ♪
-♪ I saw the light ♪ -♪ Yeah ♪
-♪ God’s countryyyyyyyyy ♪ [ Cheers and applause ]