Morrison's partner Gill was pregnant with their first child whilst the singer-songwriter was penning the Songs For You, Truths For Me album. He explained to The Sun September 25, 2008 that this track written, "for my baby. I was so excited when I found out I was going to be a dad. I'm talking to Gill's stomach saying I'm going to be the best dad in the world, whatever it takes."
"Thinking About You" was the ninth track from Calvin Harris' 18 Months album to enter the UK singles Top 10. No other artist has obtained so many hits from one LP - Michael Jackson was the previous record holder with seven Top 10 tunes from both his Bad and Dangerous sets.