WRITER | PRODUCER | MULTI-INSTRUMENTALIST
CARRIE UNDERWOOD, CHRISTINA PERRI, EVANESCENCE, KELLY CLARKSON
David Hodges is a multi-platinum Grammy and BMI award winning and Golden Globe nominated songwriter & producer. David cut his teeth as one of the founding members of the Little Rock, Arkansas-based rock act Evanescence. Their debut album went on to sell over 18-million copies, but in the height of the band’s success, he left to focus on songwriting and production.
Over the past decade, David has worked with some of the biggest artists in the world. His breadth of expertise is remarkable, from writing artist hits to creating successful end titles for film, his haunting piano melodies have found homes in Evanescence’s “My Immortal” to Christina Perri’s 6-million selling Twilight end title, “A Thousand Years.”
David also co-wrote #1 smash singles Kelly Clarkson’s “Because of You,” Daughtry’s “What About Now,” and Carrie Underwood’s “See You Again,” among many others. He has sold over 65-million records to date. Most recently David co-wrote and produced the 5 Seconds of Summer single “Jet Black Heart,” a hit album with blink-182, the Ben Rector single “Brand New” which became a top 20 hit in the US at pop radio, and is currently working with Enrique Iglesias, Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Christina Aguilera, Tim Mcgraw, Lady Antebellum, etc. David is one of the most sought after multi-genre songwriters in the world.