Dustin James is a two-time ASCAP award-winning songwriter from Southeast Texas.  His 20 year grind in Nashville has produced over 150 cuts in the country and southern gospel genres including a Top 40 Billboard country single with Big Machine Label Group duo Waterloo Revival (“Hit the Road”) and a #1 southern gospel single with Daywind Records act Wilburn & Wilburn (“33”).


Dustin’s music has been featured on MTV, CMT, GAC, TCN, and FS1/NASCAR, among others.  Most recently, Dustin has been working with emerging country duo 2 Lane Summer and is excited to have their first single release “Eyes That Ain’t Yours” in February 2023. 


When not writing songs, Dustin enjoys volunteering at his small-town church and spending time with his wife and two young children at his home outside Nashville.