Luke Bryan contributes a verse halfway through before accompanying Davis for the rest of the song. After meeting at an awards show, the two became buddies; the "Almost Maybes
" singer both likes and respects his fellow country star. "Luke isn't just a great entertainer; he's a great dad, a great husband, and a great friend, too. That's what 'Buy Dirt' embodies," said Davis. "When I wrote 'Buy Dirt,' I knew he could relate to the song's message. I took a chance and asked him to join me on the recording, and he said yes."