This troubled plea to a long-lost loved one continues a thread that Williams begun in "Are You Alright?" from her 2007 album West. She told American Songwriter, "I wrote yet another song for my brother, prodigal brother." The two haven't spoken since their mother's death in 2004.
Elvis Presley's "A Little Less Conversation" was just a minor hit when it was released in 1968, but a 2002 remix made the song a global smash, taking it to #1 in a number of countries, including Australia and the UK.