Gordon Kennedy

January 05, 2015


Gordon Kennedy is a Grammy Award-winning songwriter, musician, and producer.

Kennedy, who is based in Nashville, Tennessee, became nationally recognized when he won Song of the Year at the 1997 Grammys for Eric Clapton’s song, “Change the World”, which he co-wrote with Wayne Kirkpatrick and Tommy Sims.

In addition to his work with Clapton, Kennedy has had his songs cut by musical greats, including Bonnie Raitt, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Bruce Hornsby, Carrie Underwood, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Alison Krauss, Nickel Creek, Peter Frampton, George Strait, Martina McBride, Joan Osborne, Wynonna, Jerry Reed and, most recently, bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs.

Gordon is working with 3 Monkeys on a signature amp the 'Nashville Howler', due out Spring 2016.

Gear Used:

  • Nashville Howler Proto
  • Orangutan Head