Matthew West

Matthew West

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Matthew West is a multiple-ASCAP Christian Music Songwriter/Artist of the Year winner, a four-time GRAMMY® nominee, and was recently awarded his first American Music Award (2013) and a Billboard Music Award (2014). Matthew West's discography includes acclaimed releases: Happy (2003), History (2005), Something to Say (2008), The Story of Your Life (2010) and Into the Light (2012). Both The Story of Your Life and Into the Light were inspired by thousands of personal stories submitted from every state in the U.S. as well as 20 countries, garnering attention from CNN Online, The New York Times, Fox News, Billboard, Country Weekly, American Songwriter, among others. West was nominated for a Primetime Emmy® Award for Original Music & Lyrics for "The Heart of Christmas" from the film of the same name. GRAMMY-nominated Into the Light produced the No. 1 singles "Forgiveness" and "Hello My Name Is." In the top spot on the National Christian radio chart for 17 weeks straight, "Hello My Name Is"officially broke the record for the most weeks at No. 1. The album also produced the hit song "Do Something," which charted Top 5. His songwriting credits include cuts by Scotty McCreery, Rascal Flatts, Billy Ray Cyrus, Diamond Rio and more. He spent much of late 2012 and early 2013 on a pre-headlining stint on WinterJam Tour Spectacular, the No. 1 tour in the world. He wrapped 2013 with his own headlining in the fall of 2013 and "The Story Tour" in December. During 2014, West toured with the "Hits Deep Tour" as well as his sell-out "Hello My Name Is..." acoustic tour.

- 2014 ASCAP Christian Songwriter Of The Year
- 2014 ASCAP Song Of The Year, "Hello, My Name Is"
- 2014 Billboard Music Award Winner for Top Christian Song "Hello, My Name Is"
17 week #1 'Hello, My Name Is'
Co-wrote Scotty McCreery's current single 'Feelin' It'
- Grammy nominated singer/songwriter
2013 ASCAP Christian Music Writer/Artist of The Year
Recently released his 5th studio album, Into The Light, with the hit singles, 'Do Something' 'Forgiveness' and 'Hello, My Name Is'
- Wrote his 3-week #1 single, 'Strong Enough'
- Co-wrote “I’m A Girl” placed in ABC’s Nashville
- Co-wrote Casting Crowns' 6-week #1 single, 'Courageous'
- Co-wrote Casting Crowns' single, "Already There"
- Co-wrote 14-week #1 song "The Motions"
- Co-wrote Mallary Hope's debut single "Love Lives On" Recent cuts by Josh Wilson, Mandisa
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Casting Crowns "Already There"
Casting Crowns
Album: Come To the Well
Genre: Christian & Gospel
Moods: Emotional, Triumphant, Relaxing
Casting Crowns "Angel"
Casting Crowns
Album: Come To the Well
Genre: Christian & Gospel
Moods: Hopeful, Romantic, Yearning, Stressful
Casting Crowns "City On The Hill"
Casting Crowns
Album: Come To the Well
Genre: Christian & Gospel
Moods: Relaxing, Sad
Casting Crowns "Courageous"
Casting Crowns
Album: Come To the Well
Genre: Country
Moods: Determined, Sad
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