Andy Dodd

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Andy Dodd
Birth name Andrew Creighton Dodd
Also known as Andy
Born (1977-03-28) March 28, 1977 (age 41)
Origin Los Angeles, California
Nashville, Tennessee
Occupation(s) music producer,[1] composer,[1] songwriter,[1][1]
Instruments guitar,[1] drums,[1] keys,[1] piano[1]
Years active 2000–present
Labels Red Decibel
Associated acts Adam Watts, Gannin Arnold

Andrew Creighton "Andy" Dodd (born March 28, 1977) is an American Christian musician, who is mainly a music producer and songwriter of sacred and secular music. He has received two GMA Dove Awards, for his production.

Early and personal life[edit]

Dodd was born, Andrew Creighton Dodd,[2] on March 28,[3] 1977,[4] and he is based out of studios in Los Angeles, California and Nashville, Tennessee, where he and his partners, Adam Watts and Gannin Arnold, started Red Decibel Music Group.[5]

Music career[edit]

His music production songwriting career commenced around 2000,[1] where he has won GMA Dove Awards for Special Event Album of the Year in 2006, for Music Inspired by The Chronicles of Narnia,[6] while he won for Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year in 2013, for A Messenger by Colton Dixon,[7] where he also won at the 2015 GMA Dove Awards for Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year, with regards to his production work on Anchor from Colton Dixon.[8]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Andy Dodd : Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved October 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. "Lost In You, Work ID No. 885060536 ISWC No. T9096527887". American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Archived from the original on March 6, 2013. Retrieved October 18, 2015.  Work ID No. 885060536 ISWC No. T9096527887
  3. ^ Family Search (2009). "U.S. Public Records Index". Family Search. 292921367. 
  4. ^ Dodd, Andy. "Come near to me, Lord ; Stand up for Jesus ; I belong to you ; I will follow, Speak for myself". Copyright Encyclopedia. Retrieved October 18, 2015. 
  5. ^ "About". Andy Dodd. Retrieved October 18, 2015. 
  6. ^ Cusic, Don (2010). "2006 Dove Awards". Encyclopedia of Contemporary Christian Music: Pop, Rock, and Worship. ABC-CLIO, LLC. p. 267. Retrieved October 12, 2015. 
  7. ^ GMA Dove Award. "Search: Andy Dodd". Gospel Music Association. Retrieved October 18, 2015. 
  8. ^ "2015 Winners". GMA Dove Award. Retrieved October 22, 2015. 

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