Official music video for Rod Stewart – “The Killing Of Georgie (Part I & II)” from 'A Night On The Town' () Listen to more Rod I Was Only Joking. I Was Only Joking / The Killing Of Georgie from Rod Stewart () (7inch). And other albums from Rod Stewart are available on sale at Stewart. "I Was Only Joking" is a song written by Gary Grainger and Rod Stewart. "Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright)" (); "The Killing of Georgie". Some Guys Have All the Luck / I Was Only Joking / The Killing of Georgie (Pts 1 & 2), a Single by Rod Stewart. Released in July on Warner Bros. I Was Only Joking / The Killing Of Georgie [Vinyl Single 7'']. Rod Stewart (Artist) Format. I give you my hand-written lyrics to I Was Only Joking from January I laugh when I read the heading now, as to be honest, there never was. I Was Only Joking Lyricist：t/er Composer：t/er Ever since I was a kid at school I messed around with all the rules. «I Was Only Joking» by Rod Stewart. Composers Rod Stewart Gary Grainger. Date of recording at about The killing of Georgie (Part I and II). Rich and raspy charm is the constant throughout this legend's varied catalog. Start with his early-'70s output, when vigorously strummed acoustic guitars. Rod Stewart - I Was Only Joking (Remastered Album Version) Ever since I was a kid at school I messed around with all the rules Apologised then realised I'm.