Dierks Bentley's 15 Sexiest Songs

From the playful "What Was I Thinkin'" to carnal "Black"

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"Pick Up"

A phone rings and rings throughout this yearning power ballad, with Bentley begging the woman on the other line to answer. There's a mention of a pickup truck somewhere in the chorus, but "Pick Up" is about the demands of a relationship — the need to communicate, to forgive, to pick up and move forward — rather than the thrill of barreling down the highway. By the song's end, though, Bentley is still in the same spot where we first sound him, dialing those seven digits once again and repeating his first three lines.

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