"Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About" is a song by country music duo Thompson Square. The song is the duo's sixth single release overall, and the second from their second studio album, . Both members of the duo wrote the song with Just Feels Good David Lee Murphy and Brett James.
Content [ edit ]
The duet is an exchange between both members of the group (Kiefer and Shawna Thompson), in which both of them sing that they are trying to think about their worldly problems, but can only focus on each other at the moment.
Critical reception [ edit ]
Giving it 3.5 out of 5 stars, Billy Dukes of
Taste of Country said that "What the song lacks in creativity, the couple more than make up for in delivery." It received 4 out of 5 stars from Bobby Peacock of Roughstock, who said that "the production is very energetic, with a heavy beat and searing guitar solos, and both members of the duo are in as fine voice as ever" but said that it was "lyrically thin".  
Music video [ edit ]
The music video was directed by
Chris Hicky and premiered in July 2013. 
Chart performance [ edit ]
The song has sold 165,000 copies in the US as of April 2014.
Year-end charts [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Dukes, Billy (12 June 2013). "Thompson Square, ‘Everything I Shouldn’t Be Thinking About’ – Song Review". Taste of Country . Retrieved . 7 September 2013
^ Peacock, Bobby (14 June 2013). "Single Review: Thompson Square - Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About". Roughstock . Retrieved . 7 September 2013
^ "CMT : Videos : Thompson Square : Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About". Country Music Television . Retrieved . July 25, 2013
^ Matt Bjorke (April 2, 2014). "Country Chart News - The Top 30 Digital Singles - April 2, 2014: Florida Georgia Line #1, Jerrod Niemann & Dierks Bentley Gold, Luke Bryan Leads 6 Near-Gold Singles & Stars". Roughstock.
^ "Thompson Square – Chart history" Canadian Hot 100 for Thompson Square.
^ "Thompson Square – Chart history" for Thompson Square. Billboard Canada Country
^ "Thompson Square – Chart history" for Thompson Square. Billboard Hot 100
^ "Thompson Square – Chart history" for Thompson Square. Billboard Country Airplay
^ "Thompson Square – Chart history" for Thompson Square. Billboard Hot Country Songs
^ "Billboard Country Update for December 16, 2013" (PDF). . Billboard Prometheus Global Media. December 16, 2013. p. 21 . Retrieved . December 17, 2013
^ "Best of 2014: Country Airplay". . Billboard Prometheus Global Media. 2014 . Retrieved . December 9, 2014
^ "Best of 2014: Hot Country Songs". . Billboard Prometheus Global Media. 2014 . Retrieved . December 9, 2014