This James T. Slater and Tom Douglas penned song can be found on the Accelerated Deluxe Version of Tim McGraw's Two Lanes of Freedom album. "It's one of those songs that just plays out your life in a lot of ways," he told Billboard magazine. "It just makes you sort of reflect and think about things."
Fall Out Boy's "The Kids Aren't Alright" song title is not a reference to The Offspring's 1998 single of the same name. It actually alludes to The Who's 1979 rockumentary film called The Kids Are Alright.