In 1990 Garth Brooks’ second album, No Fences was released. It included Friends In Low Places, which has become one f his signature songs. The writers, Dewayne Blackwell and Bud Lee were happy to hold it for a little while as Garth had just finished his first album when they approached him with it.
The progression is fairly basic, in the key of A Major with a couple chords borrowed from related keys, and a few barre chords. There is a short intro that really identifies the song and is covered in depth in the lesson.