Carolyn Kruse

Carolyn Kruse

Carolyn Kruse

We all know Tyler Hubbard as half of one of country music’s most successful duos, Florida Georgia Line. Now we know him as a solo artist with 2 #1 hits already, and he just got started. But there’s much more to know. Did you know Tyler Hubbard wrote these 8 big country hits for other artists? There are even more songs written by Tyler Hubbard that were album cuts.

Hubbard had a hand in a few Jason Aldean cuts. He has also written hits for  an internet sensation, an iconic country group and more. Tyler was inspired to purse a music career growing up in Georgia, where the church gave him a musical outlet. He became a youth worship leader in his hometown. In college, at Belmont University in Nashville, he continued to be involved in a worship group. It was at the campus worship group where he met Brian Kelly from Florida, who would become his longtime bandmate.

Take a look at these amazing songs written by Tyler Hubbard, a talented singer, songwriter and performer. He’s written a lot of songs for a lot of singers like Jake Owen, Billy Currington, Kane Brown, Zac Brown and Russell Dickerson, that were successful album cuts. But let’s turn to the hits. Tyler Hubbard wrote these 8 big country hits for other artists.

  • 1. Burnin' It Down - Jason Aldean

    Tyler co-wrote this Jason Aldean 2014 #1 smash with his former FGL duo partner Brian Kelly, along with Chris Tompkins and Rodney Clawson.

  • 2. Famous-Mason Ramsey

    You remember 11 year old Mason Ramsey who became internet famous after singing Hank Williams’ “Love Sick Blues” at a Walmart. Not long after, Mason was signed to a record deal and released “Famous” which was his debut single and top 4 hit on the country chart. Tyler Hubbard wrote this one with Mason Ramsey, Corey Crowder, Sarah Buston and Canaan Smith. 

  • 3. Feels Like A Party- LOCASH

    Tyler co-wrote this party song with LOCASH’s Preston Brust and Chris Lucas, and Corey Crowder. It’s from the duo’s 2019 album, Brothers.

  • 4. Happens Like That - Granger Smith

    Granger released this one in 2017 as the lead off single to his album, When The Good Guys Win. Tyler Hubbard had a hand in this one with Granger, Justin Wilson, and Andy Albert. It went top 13.

  • 5. Hell Yeah- Little Big Town

    Little Big Town’s Philip Sweet and Jimi Westbrook wrote “Hell Yeah” with Tyler Hubbard and Corey Crowder. The Grammy winning group released this one last year and it went to #22.

  • 6. Hope You Get Lonely Tonight- Cole Swindell

    Tyler Hubbard co-wrote this 2014 chart topper with his FGL partner Brian Kelly, writer Michael Carter and Cole Swindell. “Hope You Get Lonely Tonight” became Cole’s very first #1. 

  • 7. We Back -Jason Aldean

    Jason Aldean took “We Back” top 6 in 2020. It was the lead off single from his 9th studio album, 9. According to Wikipedia, Aldean sent a request to Tyler Hubbard for a song with a tempo, a song that would be a standout lead off rocker. It only took a few days and a few people and the song was done and delivered to Jason.  Tyler wrote this with Jordan Smith and the Warren Brothers.

  • 8. You Make It Easy

    Yet another Aldean hit, written by Hubbard. Major star power behind writing this one. Tyler and his FGL partner Brian Kelly penned it with Morgan Wallen and songwriter Jordan Schmidt. You Make It Easy became a #1 hit in 2018.

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