Josh Kear


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Josh Kear is a four-time Grammy-winning songwriter and recipient of the ACM Song of the Year. In 2013 he was named the ASCAP Country Songwriter of the Year and is also the only songwriter in Grammy history to win “Best Country Song” three times. Josh has earned a total of 15 number one songs, including “Before He Cheats,” “Blown Away,” “Most People Are Good,” and “Need You Now.” His songs have been cut by Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Blake Shelton, Labrinth, and Charlie Puth. As an advocate for songwriter's rights. Josh has made multiple lobbying trips to Washington D.C., performed for the Library of Congress in 2014 as part of ASCAP's "We Write The Songs" series, spoken at the 2017 CPAC convention on behalf songwriter's rights and testified in 2018 before the Senate Judiciary Committee to help pass the Music Modernization Act.