Natalie Hemby had always wanted to be a songwriter, but had just about given up on her ambition and taken a marketing job. When her husband, Mike Wrucke, got a gig mixing and co-producing Miranda Lambert's Revolution
album, Hemby was asked to write with her.
They penned during a couple of sittings. this song, "Only Prettier
" and two other tunes for the record. It was the start of a longtime collaboration between the pair, which has included an ACM win for "Automatic
." There have also been cuts of Hemby-penned tunes recorded by Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town and many more big Nashville names.