writer | producer | multi-instrumentalist
Carrie Underwood, Christina Perri, Evanescence, Kelly Clarkson
David Hodges is a multi-platinum Grammy and BMI award winning, Golden Globe nominated, songwriter & producer. David cut his teeth as one of the founding members of the Little Rock, AR 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 artist’s in the world from writing their hits to creating successful end titles for film. From the haunting piano melodies of Evanescence’s My Immortal to Christina Perri’s 6 million selling Twilight end title, A Thousand Years… Hodges signature sound starts on the piano and can be heard across many of the song he’s written.
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, and many others. David has sold over 65 million records to date. Most recently David had 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, and others. David is one of the most sought after multi-genre songwriters in the world.