Luke Combs penned the song with his stage-right guitar player Rob Williford, and with songwriter Brandon Kinney (Randy Houser's "Boots On
," Jason Aldean's "Drowns the Whiskey
"). He explained to Apple Music:
"I'd had that idea in my phone for a while and knew that I wanted to turn that phrase ['you should see the other guy'] on its head and do something different with it."