Hit Songwriter and Producer – Forrest Glen Whitehead

by Marty Dodson
Sep 26, 2021

Forest Glen Whitehead is the co-producer of Kelsea Ballerini’s GOLD-certified debut album, “The First Time”, as well as her GRAMMY-nominated follow up album “Unapologetically”.

In this episode of On Songwriting, Hit Songwriter and Producer Forest Glen Whitehead talks about how he got his start in the music business after moving to Nashville and knowing basically no one in town, to making connections though years of hard work, to signing a deal with Black River Entertainment to writing with and producing Kelsea Ballerini’s Albums.

Forest has had several No. 1 hits co-written with Ballerini, including “Love Me Like You Mean It,” “Peter Pan,” and “Legends.” Forest has also had cuts with Brantley Gilbert, Dylan Scott and Catherine McGrath and more!

Marty Dodson

Marty Dodson

Marty Dodson is a multi #1 songwriter, co-founder of SongTown, and co-author of  The Songwriter’s Guide To Mastering Cowriting and Song Building: Mastering Lyric Writing


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