“Live Like You Were Dying” is a song written by Tim Nichols & Craig Wiseman and produced by Byron Gallimore & Tim McGraw, and performed by American country music artist Tim McGraw. It was released in June 2004 and as the first single and title track from his Live Like You Were Dying album. It reached #1 on the U.S. Billboard country music charts, and held that position for a total of seven weeks. In addition, it was named as the Number One country song of 2004 by Billboard. It won Single of the Year and Song of the Year at the 2004 Country Music Association Awards and at the 2004 Academy of Country Music Awards.