David Hodges, originally from Little Rock, Arkansas, is a multi-platinum, Grammy, and BMI award-winning songwriter and record producer. He was a founding member of Evanescence and has been penning hits with and for renowned artists for over two decades. Having sold more than 100 million records, his hit singles include “Bring Me To Life” and “My Immortal” (Evanescence), “A Thousand Years” (Christina Perri for Twilight), “Because of You” (Kelly Clarkson), “Dear Hate” (Maren Morris and Vince Gill), "See You Again" (Carrie Underwood), “Miss Me More” (Kelsea Ballerini), “Atlas Falls” (Shinedown), and “Afterglow” & “2Step” (Ed Sheeran). David is one of the most sought-after multi-genre songwriters in the world, with releases by Keith Urban, Blink 182, Weezer, Dan + Shay, Avril Lavigne, Jason Mraz, and more. He is currently working with artists such as Ed Sheeran, 5 Seconds of Summer, James Bay, Jeremy Zucker and Carrie Underwood. David has been very involved in advocacy work for past several years sending letters to Congress, visiting Washington, DC, with NSAI on lobbying trips and serving on the Mechanical Licensing Collective’s Dispute Resolution Committee.