Born: August 10, 1956
Charlie Peacock is a Grammy Award-winning, multi-format performer, composer and record producer. Peacock's production credits range from Al Green and Ladysmith Black Mambazo to current AAA and Americana successes such as The Lone Bellow, Holly Williams, Ben Rector and Brett Dennen. Most recently, Peacock produced Misery Chain for Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell featuring Joy Williams, from the soundtrack to the film, 12 Years A Slave. Peacock began his iconoclastic career in the 1980s as a singer-songwriter for A&M, then Island Records. In addition to his unique solo efforts, Peacock has played a lead role in creating major chart hits in three separate decades—most notably Amy Grant's Every Heartbeat (1991), Switchfoot's Dare You to Move (2002), The Civil Wars' Gold debut album Barton Hollow (2011) - earning Grammys for Best Folk Album and Country Duo - and the (2013) #1 Billboard debut, The Civil Wars, featuring the co-written single, “The One That Got Away.” In recent years, Peacock's solo output has included his acclaimed singer- songwriter release, No Man's Land (2012), and two jazz/improvisational releases, Love Press Ex-Curio (2005) and Arc of the Circle (2008), a duet collaboration with saxophonist Jeff Coffin. The former reached #4 on the CMJ Jazz Chart after highest debut and the latter hit #2 on the CMJ Jazz Chart with features in Jazz Times and Downbeat. Peacock has performed and recorded with such notable jazz artists as Ralph Alessi, Don Alias, Scott Amendola, Joey Baron, Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Ravi Coltrane, James Genus, Felix Pastorius, Ben Perowsky, Marc Ribot, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Kirk Whalum, Matt Wilson, and Victor Wooten....
AwardsAwards Highlights: (3) Grammy Awards (Folk, Country, Rock Gospel) (6) Grammy Nominations (2) BMI Pop Awards (8) BMI Gospel Awards (2) ASCAP Pop Awards (4) ASCAP Gospel Awards (9) GMA Dove Awards BMI Certificate of Achievements for One Million and Two Million airplays 3x Award winner, Nashville Songwriters Association International (1x Pop Song of the Year and 2x Gospel Song of the Year) Multiple Gold/Platinum recordings, with over 20 Million cumulative sales on productions and/or songs
No Man's LandSelf Produced
Love Press Ex-CurioRunway Network
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