American Songwriter recently sat down with country star Josh Turner at his new songwriting cabin in College Grove, Tennessee to get the lowdown on his new album, Punching Bag. The moving first single, “Time Is Love,” continues to persevere in its steady chart climb. Released in June on MCA Records Nashville, the album is shaped by a first-rate mix of songs that Turner wrote, co-wrote and selected from outside writers. We chatted about song inspiration, the work/family balance, the recording process and what it takes to be a tornado of testosterone with a bone-shaking baritone.
Read more about Josh Turner in the latest issue of American Songwriter Magazine.