Story Behind the Song: Jon Pardi, ‘Out of Style’
"I came up with a chunk of that [first verse] when I was in the shower. Sometimes that’s where they come to me ..."
Story Behind the Song: Lindsay Ell, ‘Worth the Wait’
"Songwriters, it’s the craziest thing: You can meet someone you’ve never hung out with, and there’ll be the pleasantries ... Then, all of a sudden ... you’ll share things with another songwriter that you wouldn’t share with God ..."
Cole Swindell’s Mom Cried More Than He Did Over His First Time on the Radio
"Being able to tell her – I know I drove her crazy with country music, singing along [while] riding in car rides as a kid ..."
Dustin Lynch’s First Time on the Radio Involved ‘a Lot of Screaming, a Lot of Tears’
Of course he called his mom and dad, too!
High Valley Would Prefer If You Never Heard the First Song They Had Played on the Radio
"They played one of our songs off an album I never, ever want you to hear ..."
Kane Brown Only Got to Hear His First Single on the Radio Once
"I didn’t like [hearing myself on the radio] at first, but I do now ..."
Easton Corbin Used to Think He Sounded Different on the Radio
Corbin remembers hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
Cam Didn’t Believe Her Song Was on the Radio for the First Time Until She Heard the DJ
"I was like, 'Oh my God, it’s real.'”