The song was released as the first single performed by American country music duo Florida Georgia Line. “Cruise” was released on August 6, 2012 as the first single from their EP It’z Just What We Do. The song was also included to their debut studio album “Here’s to the Good Times” which was released on December 4, 2012. The song also has a remix version which features American rapper Nelly. On the issue week of July 6, 2013 the song has reached a peak of #4 spot on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.