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Top 10 Songs Written By Luke Laird

If you've spent even just a few minutes listening to country radio, chances are you've heard a song written by Luke Laird. The prolific songwriter, who moved to Music City over two decades ago, is the mastermind behind many country radio singles, nearly two dozen of which have topped the Billboard country charts. In other words, Laird is not a one-hit-wonder; he keeps churning out huge hits for artists including Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Lady Antebellum and more.
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Top 10 Songs Written By Luke Laird

If you've spent even just a few minutes listening to country radio, chances are you've heard a song written by Luke Laird. The prolific songwriter, who moved to Music City over two decades ago, is the mastermind behind many country radio singles, nearly two dozen of which have topped the Billboard country charts. In other words, Laird is not a one-hit-wonder; he keeps churning out huge hits for artists including Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Lady Antebellum and more.
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Luke Laird Tells Hysterical Story About Getting Decked in the Face with Kix Brooks’ Guitar

Many people believe that if you’re going to write songs, you need to do some living first. Luke Laird isn’t going to be the one to prove them wrong. He has penned chart-topping hits for some of the biggest names in the business. The list of folks who have cut Laird’s songs proves how versatile of a songwriter he really is. Eric Church, Carrie Underwood, Lady A, and Kacey Musgraves have all recorded his tunes. If that doesn’t show you how versatile is, we can go a step further. Ne-Yo and John Legend are also among those who have songs with Luke Laird’s name in the writing credits. That’s just scratching the surface. Needless to say, he has done some serious living in his forty-two years on this old ball of dirt.
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Luke Laird Tells Incredible Story Behind Writing Eric Church Mega Hit ‘Drink in My Hand’

Ten years ago Eric Church dropped his hit song “Drink in My Hand.” But what’s the story behind the song?. Even a decade after its release, “Drink in My Hand” is still a huge hit with Eric Church fans. And we get why. The song is a fun weekend anthem about washing away your work-week problems with a refreshing drink. During the song, Church sings, “Early Monday morning, til Friday at five. Man I work, work, work but I don’t climb, climb, climb. Bossman can shove that overtime up his can. All I wanna do is put a drink in my hand.”
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Marty Smith – The Road You Leave Behind #5 – Luke Laird

Luke Laird has lots to say about his jump from one of Nashville’s most successful songwriters to the newest recording artist on the block. In the latest installment of Outsider’s “The Road You Leave Behind with Marty Smith,” Laird gets real about everything from his small town upbringing to making a name for himself in the Music City.
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