Nothing like waking up to a surprise Miranda Lambert tune.
Titled “Champion,” the new tune was written by Nicolle Galyon, Jared Gutstadt, Scarlett Burke and Jeff Peters for the musical podcast Make It Up As We Go starring Burke, and high profile actors like Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid, Craig Robinson and more.
The new tune tackles the struggles of a life in music, and how all the hard times and the sacrifices you make become your inspiration. And despite those struggles, you emerge on the other side, a better songwriter, and a more authentic storyteller.
“I’d do it all again,
everything I had to lose to win,
‘Cause every time I think my world might end
it’s the fall before the climb
a broken heart is always my
The release coincides with the season finale of the podcast, which will also offer a soundtrack that, in addition to Miranda Lambert and Scarlett Burke, features Lindsay Ell and Tyler Rich.