As many lovers across the country are celebrating the romantic holiday of Valentine’s Day, Lucas Hoge is getting into the amorous spirit with the release of his new single, This Old Flame.
One Country readers are getting a first listen to the new tune, written by Lucas, Jack Williams. and Troy Johnson, that has the Nebraska native singing about an ex-couple trying to make a second go of their relationship, by rekindling the old flame they used to have.
“How about we go find the nearest bottle of whiskey / you can tell me how much you miss me / take an all night walk down memory lane / what do you say /we poor a little alcohol on this old flame,” he sings in the chorus.
“Everyone at some point runs into that X and my buddies and I, Jack Williams and Troy Johnson wanted to dig a little deeper, where you remember the great times and decide to try it again and pour more into it,” Lucas tells One Country.
And in case you didn’t catch it, Lucas adds a hidden gem in the lyrics of his hopeful tune. ‘[The line], ‘How bout we go find the Nearest bottle of whiskey’…this refers to Uncle Nearest, my favorite whiskey!,” he adds.