Elvis Presley once opened for Jack Clement at a Memphis club. Sun Records producer/arranger, publisher and artist "Cowboy" Jack Clement has worked with everyone from Bono to Louis Armstrong. He also composed "I Guess Things Happen That Way" (Jack Clement).

The Johnny Cash single topped the country chart and peaked at number eleven on the Top One Hundred in 1958. The single can be found on the Sun release of the same year "Sings The Songs That Made Him Famous".