Nathan Spicer already had the idea for the song when he arrived at the songwriting session with Jenn Schott and Matt McGinn on October 1, 2018. His co-writers liked the concept, but his original title of "F-150" got rerouted.
"Matt was turning his wheels on how to make that work," said Spicer to Billboard
. "The idea of it all being like a Craigslist ad was where Matt landed on how to make my idea cool."