Hitmakers: The songwriting secrets of Lady Antebellum's Need You Now

George Garner

We had already released our [self-titled] debut album and we had begun writing for our second record in Nashville when Need You Now came to life. It was the first time we’d ever written with Josh Kear, our co-writer. He had just had incredible success with Before He Cheats by Carrie Underwood and a lot of other huge country songs. We were absolutely ecstatic to get into the room with him. His voice and musicianship are incredible. The drama, the ...

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