July 9

Lady Antebellum Exemplifies Soaring Harmony in “Just a Kiss”

Lady Antebellum Exemplifies Soaring Harmony in "Just a Kiss" 1
Lady Antebellum (is2-ssl.mzstatic.com)

A romantic relationship is at its best at the beginning of its story. This is the time when admiration and excitement are shared to its fullest. “Lady Antebellum” gives the feels of  being madly in love through their song, “Just a Kiss.” The song specifically speaks of a goodnight kiss at the start of a new relationship. The mid-tempo ballad talks about a couple, who decided not to take their relationship further anytime soon. They wanted to take things slow, and “just a goodnight kiss” will satisfy them.

Just a Kiss

The song is a product of a creative writing from band members Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley, Dave Haywood, together with Dallas Davidson, a songwriter from Georgia, who has written for artists such as Jake Owen, Billy Currington, Blake Shelton and many other country singers.

Released on May 2, 2011 “Just a Kiss” landed at number 28 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart on its debut release. Also, reached the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100, and received a 2x Platinum Award by the RIAA.  Further, the song peaked at number 22 in Japan and reached the top 80 in Slovakia and Australia.

Om March 11, 2011, Lady Antebellum first performed the song on their Houston Radio show. They later graced the Divas Nashvegas benefit show with the song. Critics praised the group’s live performances of the song. Moreover, it was featured in Pretty Little Liars, and the comedy-drama television series, Hart of Dixie.

Lady Antebellum Exemplifies Soaring Harmony in "Just a Kiss" 2
Lady Antebellum (image from Youtube)

The Song’s Reception

According to Leah Greenblatt of Entertainment Weekly, “Just a Kiss” turned out to be “classy and very sincere.” The group sang the song like they meant it. Another commendation coming from Bobby Peacock of Roughstock called the song “another excellent song that plays up all the band’s strength.” Further, Daryl Addison of Great American Country highlighted the vocal chemistry among the group, their dynamic vocal prowess allowed them to explore a wide range of emotions with their distinct voices.

The music video, directed by Shaun Silva, was shot in Paris, London and Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The audience got the chance to take a peek at the Union Hotel featured in the video.

Here’s Lady Antebellum’s  “Just a Kiss.” Enjoy watching.

And folks, if you like to read more articles about our favorite country stars, check out the Country Thang Daily website or follow us on FacebookTwitterand Instagram.


Tags

Just a Kiss, Lady Antebellum


{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}

You may also like

Lady Antebellum’s “Own the Night” was a Top Album 7 Years Ago

Lady Antebellum’s “Own the Night” was a Top Album 7 Years Ago

2019 CMT Artists of the Year Event: Lady Antebellum & Sam Hunt to Perform

2019 CMT Artists of the Year Event: Lady Antebellum & Sam Hunt to Perform

What “One Day You Will” by Lady Antebellum Teaches Us

What “One Day You Will” by Lady Antebellum Teaches Us

Reba McEntire Sings Classic Gospel Song “Softly and Tenderly”

Reba McEntire Sings Classic Gospel Song “Softly and Tenderly”

“Peace In Christ:” A Sweet Reminder by 5-year-old Superstar Claire Crosby

“Peace In Christ:” A Sweet Reminder by 5-year-old Superstar Claire Crosby

Every Country Girl’s Kind of Man Found in this Michael Ray Track

Every Country Girl’s Kind of Man Found in this Michael Ray Track

Latest Stories

Kenny Rogers and wife Wanda Miller: Love That Bridged The Gaps

Kenny Rogers and wife Wanda Miller: Love That Bridged The Gaps

Wanda Miller: 8 Fast Facts About Kenny Rogers’ Other Half,

Wanda Miller: 8 Fast Facts About Kenny Rogers’ Other Half,

The Most Famous Country Singers From South Carolina You Might Have Not Known

The Most Famous Country Singers From South Carolina You Might Have Not Known

The Best Country Songs About Saying Goodbye To Ease Emotional Moments

The Best Country Songs About Saying Goodbye To Ease Emotional Moments

Meet Morgan Wade: The Reckless, Old Soul Country Artist

Meet Morgan Wade: The Reckless, Old Soul Country Artist

What Happened to Country Singer Gretchen Wilson?

What Happened to Country Singer Gretchen Wilson?

Subscribe to our newsletter now!

Country Thang Daily

>