PRODUCER // SONGWRITER
• NASHVILLE, TN •
Chris Clayton is a CCM/Worship producer and songwriter based in Franklin, TN (a suburb of Nashville, TN). A born and raised Texan, Chris and his family moved to Nashville, TN in 2016 after signing his first publishing deal but has been working and investing in artists and churches for over twenty years. In addition to his production and songwriting work, Chris has served the local church as a worship leader both in a staff and itinerant capacity.
Chris is credited on projects with a variety of artists including Big Daddy Weave, Josh Baldwin/Bethel Music, Keith & Kristyn Getty, Shane and Shane, Christine D'Clario, Kristene DiMarco, Natalie Layne, CityAlight, Dustin Smith, Skye Reedy just to name a few. Chris has also written on and/or produced records for some the largest churches in America including The Belonging Co., Houston's First Baptist Church, Valley Creek Church, Pinelake Church, and Crossroads Church. In addition, Chris was nominated as a songwriter in 2018 for the Gospel Music Association Canada Covenant Award for Pop Song of the Year.
Chris resides in the Nashville area with his beautiful and amazing wife Kara, and their five awesome kids. When he is not in the studio you can find him in the back yard pulling together an amazing BBQ feast or hanging out with family and friends.
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Below are a few recent songs Chris has been a part of producing, writing, and/or mixing.