Turns out, it was Brad Paisley who convinced Sheryl Crow to officially make the jump to become a crossover artist. "Brad Paisley came to me and said, 'When are you going to do this? It's really time,'" Crow revealed on the red carpet. His advice to her as she wrote her country record? "Just make your lyrics a little more succinct."
-- Carina Adly MacKenzie, Zap2it