- Posted on Mar 21st 2011 3:00PM by Cameron Matthews
Gino DePinto, AOL
"We met in Nashville, Tenn.," John Paul White says. "We both wrote songs professionally, along with having solo careers before this and we ended up in a blind-date, co-write, so to speak, where they had about 25 writers in one spot. They drew straws and we ended up in a room together, knowing nothing about each other and it instantly clicked and we couldn't stop it."
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