Charles Kelley is sharing his goodbye letter to alcohol.
On December 23, the Lady AThe singer has released a new song about his battle with addiction. The song is called “Titled “As Far As You Could,”The personal track tells the story of the country singer’s decision not to drink and instead seeks treatment.
“For me, the biggest word I’ve been holding on to is gratitude, not pride,”Charles made the statement in a press conference. “I’m grateful. I finally see the light and am connecting with what life is all about.”
“Some days are hard, but the good so outweighs those bad moments,”The 41-year-old Georgian native continued. “There’s some beauty in all this and I’ve had time to reflect, time to get healthy, time to write. I’ve probably written 50 songs this fall, and I feel like all of it was leading to this one song.”
Co-written and produced with Lady A bandmate Dave HaywoodAnd Jimmy RobbinThe song also includes a reflective chorus in which Charles sings about ending a bad habit.