The foot-stomping number builds up the positive message Rucker envisioned for the tune, giving the song a campy feel without losing the heart of the matter.
Celebrating the occasion with fellow writers Ross Copperman and Ashley Gorley, Bentley knew how special this song was from the start due to its half-time echoing nature to the passionate subject matter.
From date nights to family fun, the country community came out to show some hometown pride for the Nashville Predators as they took the title for the Western Conference Finals.
From finding comfort in the bottom of many bottles to ruining walls with forceful actions, Allan narrates the fast-moving tune as the desperate lover in need of the crazy, uncontrollable chaos that comes with the relationship he’s in.
“This one’s extra special because it is about being a part in a soundtrack of somebody’s life,” explained Eldredge to Sounds Like Nashville and other media outlets.
Lori McKenna was presented with the honor by Cam during an ACM Awards songwriter showcase in Las Vegas.
The invitation-only event celebrates the songwriters and publishers of the most-performed country songs of the past year.
Now, to see this song go all the way to No. 1 this week is just a great way to end the summer. Let’s raise a glass,” said Owen.
The ballad is the 20th No. 1 song for Urban and also marks the 36th consecutive Top Ten single on the charts, which shows Urban’s versatility and talent within his craft.
“The one thing that we’ve always said, that the best songs that are in the bucket will go on the album,” said Mike Eli.