Songfacts reports that Blake Shelton’s performance at the ACM Awards of “Honey Bee” created a great deal of buzz, resulting in the song debuting at #13 on the Hot 100. This was the highest bow for a male country soloist on the US singles chart in the 21st century.
Girl, I've been thinkin' 'bout us
And you know I ain't good at this stuff,
But these feelin's pilin' up
Won't give me no rest