"Jim McCormick's songs have sold more records than any New Orleans artist in a generation."
-John Swenson, Offbeat Magazine

Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Brantley Gilbert, Jamey Johnson, Craig Campbell, Randy Travis, Trisha Yearwood, Trace Adkins, and Ronnie Milsap are among the artists who have recorded Jim McCormick's songs.

Jim is a staff songwriter at BMG Chrysalis and an in-demand top liner who has charted multiple #1 hits on the Billboard Country charts.

Stream these available songs using the player below. Download them via Soundcloud by clicking the download button in the player.

(By Jim McCormick & Rodney Clawson.)

(By Jim McCormick, Dylan Altman, & Kris Bergsnes.)

(By Jim McCormick & Luke Laird.)

(By Jim McCormick & Jay Knowles.)

(By Jim McCormick & Jason Matthews.)

Jim's song "(I Do) Like We Do" is the lead off single to Harry Connick Jr's new album That Would Be Me. Listen to it here:

Jim was recently featured on NPR's acclaimed radio show, All Things Considered. To listen to the broadcast, or to read the NPR article, go HERE.

Check out Jim's brand-new project THE WRITE BROTHERS, with Paul Sanchez, Alex McMurray, and Spencer Bohren.

Paul Sanchez of OffBeat has taken a look at Jim's work and career, as well as interviewed him, in this Jazz Fest Feature: Jim McCormick.

Jim recently sat down with PBS' Jeff Weeks for an in-depth interview about his education, songwriting process, background, and current hits. Watch the entire interview here:

"With a penchant for story songs, it's of little surprise that New Orleans-born Jim McCormick has shown a flair for writing No. 1 country smashes." Something Else! Reviews has issued a great new article on Jim's new album, "The Middle Of The River." Check out the article HERE. has issued a fantastic review of Jim's new album, "The Middle Of The River." Check out the review HERE.

Jim addressed the 2013 graduating class of Jesuit High School in New Orleans, of which he is an alumnus. Check out Jim's commencement speech HERE.

From "New Orleans/Nashville Songwriter Jim McCormick Steps Out With His First Solo CD In A Decade." Click to read the full feature article.

Jim McCormick's new solo album, THE MIDDLE OF THE RIVER, is now available on iTunes.

Check out the music videos for a couple of Jim's #1 hits! Jason Aldean's "Take A Little Ride" can be seen HERE, and Brantley Gilbert's "You Don’t Know Her Like I Do" can be seen HERE.

Jim has performed at clubs and festivals throughout the South, including the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, the South By Southwest Music Conference, the Key West Songwriters Festival, Engelsholm Castle, and the Zihuatanejo Guitar Fest in Mexico.

He holds a BA in English from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., and an MFA in poetry from the University of New Orleans and is a frequent guest lecturer at music schools and conferences around the world. His poetry and scholarship have been published in academic journals around the United States. He is also a current Governor on the Recording Academy's Memphis Chapter Board and a member of Leadership Music's class of 2013. Jim is a visiting professor at Loyola University's School of Music Industry Studies.


· Songwriter Jim McCormick Steps Out With First Solo CD In A Decade.
·An Excellent New Interview & Performance With Jim On 89.9 WWNO New Orleans...
·Georgetown University Newspaper "The Hoya" Covers Jim's Songwriting Career...
·Georgetown University Alumni Web Site Covers Jim’s Songwriting...
·Taste Of Country Covers Rooftop #1 Party For "You Don't Know Her Like I Do."
·Music Row Magazine Covers #1 Party For "You Don't Know Her Like I Do"...
·CMT News: Brantley Gilbert & Jim McCormick Get Thumbs-Up From BMI.
·American Songwriter: How Did They Write That? "You Don't Know Her Like I Do."

· Reports On & Interviews Jim Regarding Hit Songwriting...

·University Of New Orleans Reports on "You Don't Know Her Like I Do" & More...
· Reports on "You Don't Know Her Like I Do" Reaching #1.
·Single Reviews on
·Feature Article at

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