Hitmakers: The songwriting secrets behind Kelsea Ballerini's Peter Pan

George Garner

Peter Pan was not just Kelsea Ballerini’s third single, it was her third consecutive US country airplay chart-topper in a row. Here she tells Music Week about how the double-platinum song helped change her life...

I didn’t actually have a record deal when I wrote Peter Pan. I was 19 and had been signed as a songwriter, which was my first full time job so I quit college – whoops! I wrote songs full-time for a year with the goal ...

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