Walking away from a legendary career which earned the pair six number one albums, and nineteen number one singles was daunting. At a time where young artists such as Taylor Swift
, and Scotty McCreery
dominate the airwaves, he tells Nancy he "worried twenty-four-seven" about going solo, but ultimately embraced the opportunity to grow as a artist. "Its just the beginning of a new adventure. I still feel the same anxiety I did back then, but I've learned over the years that it's really the music that has to do it."