GRAMMY®-nominated duo Thompson Square will return to radio with upbeat show-stopper “Without You,” - available today on all digital platforms. Banjo-backed and laden with their refreshing, husband and wife harmonies, Keifer Thompson takes the lead, lamenting over all he’d be (or wouldn’t be) in the absence of his loved one. Co-written by Tim Nichols, Anthony Olympia, and Brent Rupard, “Without You” - which impacts country radio nationwide on 5/1 - gives that timely “top down, music up, hit the road” vibe as we head into warmer months.
“When picking songs for an album, it’s always hard because you want to release the best possible music for your fans. Sometimes a song comes along that fits so perfectly you know right away that you have to record it - ‘Without You’ is one of those songs,” said Keifer of the tune. “‘Without You’ was written by Tim Nichols, Anthony Olympia and Brent Rupard, and even though we didn’t pen this song with them, it felt like we were in the room. This song is so ‘Thompson Square.’ It feels like summer. It feels like fun, and we can’t wait to share it with our fans and the rest of the world.
“Without You” follows last year’s radio effort - country-rock ode “Country In My Soul.” The song, co-written by the genre’s latest songstress-turned-star Lainey Wilson with Daniel Ross (“Had Me at Halftime” for Morgan Wallen) and James McNair (“Lovin’ on You” for Luke Combs) - put the pair back on the map as the second most added song by stations nationwide on impact. Billboard applauded the song’s “crunchy guitar chords and boppy harmonies,” as well as its “clean, bright production…”