Ed Cash

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Ed Cash
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Ed Cash Producing in his Studio
Background information
Birth name Edmond Martin Cash
Born August 6, 1971
Genres Contemporary Christian music, rock, pop
Occupation(s) Record producer
Associated acts Chris Tomlin, Stephen Curtis Chapman, Colin Bernard, Caedmon's Call
Website www.edcash.com

Ed Cash (born August 6, 1971) is a producer, songwriter, engineer, and multi-instrumentalist.[1] He was named the “Producer of the Year”[2] at the Gospel Music Awards for four consecutive years (2004–2007)[2] and gains recognition for his work with Christian singer, Chris Tomlin.[1] In addition to several Grammy Nominations[3] and countless BMI Citations of Achievement,[4] Cash has produced or written with artists such as Steven Curtis Chapman, Vince Gill, Dolly Parton, Colin Bernard, Amy Grant, Bebo Norman, David Crowder Band, Bethany Dillon, Kari Jobe, Dave Barnes, Matt Wertz, Caedmon's Call, and Casting Crowns.[1]

Songwriting[edit]

Cash also gains recognition as a songwriter for having co-written and produced How Great is Our God,[5] which acquired him 5 Dove awards,[6] including “Song of the Year” and “Praise and Worship Song of the Year”.[6] Along with having cowritten with songwriters such as Chris Tomlin,[5] Mark Hall (Casting Crowns), & Amy Grant, Ed Cash has also received honors from the BMI Awards as the "Christian Songwriter of the Year" and "Song of the Year".[7]

Influences[edit]

Cash, on multiple occasions, has listed his two main influences as his father, FA (Steady) Cash Jr and his older brother, FA (Chip) Cash III. Steady Cash, and his band Steady Cash and the Cashiers used to play around Chapel Hill, NC in the late 1950s. While Chip Cash taught Ed all about how to arrange and layer music while simultaneously tormenting him as "only a big brother could."

Musicianship[edit]

In an addition to his often credited acoustic and electric guitars and backing vocals, he has received album credits for playing banjo, mandolin, Hammond B3 organ, Wurlitzer organ, harmonica, Rhodes, programming, synthesizer, piano, drums, bass guitar, percussion, and both string and choir arrangements.[1]

Awards[edit]

How Great is Our God
Arriving
Arriving”'
How Great is Our God
How Great is Our God
"Music inspired by The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe"
  • Worship Leader Praise Awards of 2006
Made to Worship
  • BMI Most Performed Christian Song of the Year 2007[9]
Made to Worship
See the Morning
See the Morning
How Great is Our God
How Great is Our God
  • BMI Christian Songwriter of the Year 2008[10]
  • BMI Christian Song of the Year 2008[10]
Made to Worship
“Great God Who Saves”
How Great is Our God
  • BMI Award of the Year 2010[7]
  • GMA Dove Award's Spanish Language Album of the Year 2010[11]
“Le Canto - Kari Jobe”
  • Several Grammy Nominations[3] and Countless Citations of Achievement from BMI[10].
  • GMA Dove Award's Producer of the Year 2012
  • GMA Dove Award's Producer of the Year 2013
  • GMA Dove Award's Producer of the Year 2014


Credits[edit]

Movies/DVD/TV[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Ed Cash | AllMusic
  2. ^ a b "Ed Cash at Work (transcript) - Nashville Public Radio". Wpln.org. 2008-04-02. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  3. ^ a b "News : Headlines : Grammy Nominations Announced : Great American Country". Gactv.com. 2007-12-06. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  4. ^ "Photos | 2010 BMI Christian Awards". BMI.com. 2010-04-22. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  5. ^ a b "How Great is our God (Jesse Reeves, and Ed Cash) chords by Chris Tomlin". E-chords.com. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  6. ^ a b "News | Steven Curtis Chapman Takes Home 50th Dove Award". BMI.com. 2006-04-10. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  7. ^ a b "Roster | Ed Cash". BMI.com. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  8. ^ "40th Annual GMA Dove Awards on Gospel Music Channel". Doveawards.com. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  9. ^ "Press | 2007 Christian Music Awards: Song List". BMI.com. 2007-04-21. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  10. ^ a b c "News | BMI Christian Music Awards Honor the Genre’s Most Played Songs". BMI.com. 2008-04-19. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  11. ^ a b "41st Annual GMA Dove Awards on Gospel Music Channel". Doveawards.com. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 

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