talked about his marriage to as he stopped by "". The country singer opened up about his relationship on the Friday, November 29 episode, telling the show's host that he did not know he would be so happy every single day. "I've got to tell you, I never knew it could be like this. I never knew that everyday you could wake up and feel like this. And I have God and I have Ms. Yearwood to thank for this," he said.
Songwriter Kent Blazy introduced the pair in 1987 when they were both married. However, Brooks admitted that at that time he felt something special in Yearwood, saying, "When she left, he goes, 'What did you think?' I said, 'Well, it's strange, because I felt that feeling like when you just meet your wife, but I've been married for 13 months.' "