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Kenny Chesney: Stories Behind The Songs

Kenny Chesney: Stories Behind The Songs

Ever wonder how songs get started?

Who comes up with the idea, and what was the song supposed to mean?

Hear about the songs he’s recorded over the years and how they got started. It’s conversations and playing on stage with some of Nashville’s best songwriters: Matraca Berg, Craig Wiseman and Brett James – all co-writers on some of his biggest hit songs.

This was a CMA Series event in Boston in 2011.

“You And Tequila”

Songwriters: Matraca Berg & Deana Carter

Album: ‘Hemingway’s Whiskey’

Two Grammy nominations & #3 on the Hot Country Songs Billboard Chart (2011)

 

 

“Out Last Night”

Songwriters: Kenny Chesney & Brett James

Album: ‘Greatest Hits II’

#1 on the Hot Country Songs Billboard Chart (2009)

 

 

“There Goes My Life”

Songwriters: Neil Thrasher & Wendell Mobley

Album: ‘When The Sun Goes Down’

#1 on the Hot Country Songs Billboard Chart (2004)

 

 

“I Can’t Go There”

Songwriters: Skip Ewing & Kenny Chesney

Album: ‘No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems’

 

 

“Soul Of A Sailor”

Songwriters: Dean Dillon, Scott Emerick & Kenny Chesney

Album: ‘Be As You Are’

 

 

“Young”

Songwriters: Craig Wiseman, Naoise Sheridan, Steve McEwan

Album: ‘No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems’

Hit #2 on the Hot Country Songs Billboard Chart (2002)

 

 





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