Keifer Thompson —

Thompson Square is an American country music duo composed of husband and wife Keifer and Shawna Thompson. They signed to Stoney Creek Records, a sister label of Broken Bow Records, in January 2010. The duo has released two albums, which have produced a combined ten chart singles on the Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts. Of these singles, two — "Are You Gonna Kiss Me or Not" and "If I Didn't Have You" — reached number 1... (wikipedia)

I think it is your job as an artist to be able to hear a song.
If it wasn't for the fans I would probably be bartending somewhere.
It is always easier to write from the heart and deal with things in the present.
When you know who you are as an artist and you have your own identity and got it figured out it helps you know what to write about.
You always rebel what your parents want you to listen to.