Gordon Kennedy

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Lyrics & Lore Weekend, Dollywood's DreamMore Resort, Pigeon Forge, TN Gordon KennedyGordon Kennedy is a Grammy award winning songwriter, (“Change the World” – Co-written with Wayne Kirkpatrick and Tommy Sims), and is also a Grammy award winning producer, (Best pop instrumental album for Peter Frampton’s “Fingerprints”).

As a writer: Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Bruce Hornsby, Ricky Skaggs, Carrie Underwood, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Alison Krauss, Nickel Creek, Peter Frampton, George Strait, Martina McBride, Joan Osborne, Wynonna and Jerry Reed, among others.

Gordon has contributed songs for the following films: The Fox and the Hound II, Almost Famous, Phenomenon, The Banger Sisters, For Love of the Game, Tin Cup and Where the Heart Is, among others.

As a player: Peter Frampton, Jewel, Garth Brooks, Faith Hill, Shedaisy, Kenny Loggins, Michael McDonald, Leann Rymes, Bruce Hornsby, Ricky Skaggs, Little Big Town, Wynonna, Amy Grant, Susan Ashton, Jerry Reed, played on Reba McEntire’s first #1 single “Can’t even Get the Blues”, among others.

Gordon Kennedy was a member of Whiteheart for six years, he was one half of the duo Dogs of Peace, and has been seen hanging out with Sid Sequin with Chuck Wagon and the Wheels.

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