Pictured (L-R, seated): Shane McAnally, President, SMACK; Josh Jenkins, writer, SMACK/Kobalt. (Standing): Robin Palmer, VP of Creative, SMACK; Robert Carlton, Creative Director, SMACK; Jesse Willoughby, Kobalt; Stephanie Cox, Kobalt; Laura Wright Alexander, Kobalt.
Green River Ordinance’s Josh Jenkins has joined SMACK as its newest songwriter. He joins a roster that includes Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne, Matthew Ramsey, Trevor Rosen and more.
Jenkins wrote or co-wrote every song on his band’s recent Billboard No. 1 Folk and No. 8 Rock album Fifteen and has a cut titled “Whiskeysippi River” on the forthcoming Randy Houser record, Fired Up.
The SMACK team is currently up for 10 ACM nominations, including Female Vocalist, Video of the Year, Single of the Year, Album of the Year, Songwriter of the Year, Vocal Group, New Vocal Group and others.