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Drew Pearson (songwriter)

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Years active  2007–present
Name  Drew Pearson
Role  Songwriter

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Genres  Pop, alternative rock, country
Occupation(s)  Songwriter, record producer, musician
Instruments  Guitar, bass, piano, drums
Associated acts  Phillip Phillips, Zac Brown Band
Nominations  Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media
Similar People  Greg Holden, Anne Preven, Phillip Phillips, Tim Foreman, Zac Brown

Drew Pearson is a Grammy-nominated American songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist. He has worked with some of the biggest names in pop, alternative rock, and country music including Katy Perry, Kesha, OneRepublic, Zac Brown Band, Phillip Phillips, The Veronicas, and others. His collaboration with American Idol (season 11) winner Phillip Phillips and songwriter Greg Holden produced the single "Home", which has been certified 4X Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, and made Phillips the first male contestant in American Idol's history to sell at least 6 million copies of a single. "Home" is the highest selling debut of an "American Idol" coronation song, and held the #1 position on 6 different Billboard charts as well as iTunes.

Awards and nominations

Grammy Awards

  • Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media – "Where The River Goes" by Zac Brown Band (Nominated)
  • Juno Awards

  • Pop Album of the Year – Little Machines by Lights (Won)
  • Pop Album of the Year – Party For Your Life by Down With Webster (Nominated)
  • References

    Drew Pearson (songwriter) Wikipedia