Stapleton wrote the cut with Lee Thomas Miller, whose other credits include Jamey Johnson's "In Color
" and Tim McGraw's "Southern Girl
." "We talked about the concept of it, and how people might listen to music, and how it affects people in different ways," Stapleton told Radio.com
. "We got this notion of a breakup song, thinking about what somebody else is listening to and how music affects the moods of people, or how it reflects the moods of people. That's where the song came from. It wasn't necessarily a notion that I'd heard before in a song."