Asked by Taste of Country
what inspired the song he explained the title came from a movie "where a grandaddy said something about his son, he looked at him and said, 'That boy's got a whole lotta quit in him.'"
Houser saw that line as equating to his previous couple of albums when he felt like he "was at work clocking in, doing something that I didn't necessarily want to be doing."
But with Magnolia
he feels like he's making the music he wants to make. "I feel like I'm off," Houser said.