Joe West Bio

Joe West picJoe West is a songwriter, producer and performer.  As a songwriter he has had multiple #1 singles as well as cuts with Keith Urban, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Jimmy Wayne, Julianne Hough & many others. His music has been featured in over 100 network, cable & feature films.

West also has a long & distinguished list of production/mixing credits including; Emmy Lou Harris, Warren Zevon, Shakira, Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Wayne, James Otto, Emily West, Danielle Peck, Jo Dee Messina, Mercy Me, Steve Earle, Mathew Sweet, Indigo Girls & many more Grammy Award Winning and Multi Platinum selling artists.

In 2008 Joe West wrote, produced & mixed Jimmy Wayne’s 3 week #1 smash hit & title track “Do You Believe Me Now”. West produced & mixed a total of 9 songs on “Do You Believe Me Now” including Wayne’s top 20 single, “I Will”

In 2009 Toby Keith took West’s song, “American Ride” for a ride all the way up the charts to #1 for 2 weeks. “American Ride” is Keith’s fastest rising single ever. Making it to #1 in just 13 weeks!

Last summer Keith Urban took “Without You” to top of the charts. Marking West’s third #1 in three years! “Without You” is on Keith’s RIAA Certified Gold Record “Get Closer”.

Most recently Joe West’s song “Right Back Atcha” was released as Tim McGraw’s single! Joe has 2 songs on Tim’s #1 record “Emotional Traffic”!

West’s private studio, a timber frame barn/studio located on a secluded 15-acre farm in the heart of the music community of Franklin, TN. was recently featured in Mix Magazine.