Jeffrey Steele Returns as Headliner for the Festival’s Hit Writer Showcase at Manship Theatre

Jeffrey Steele returns as the Headliner for the 5th Annual Third Street Songwriters Festival Hit Writer Showcase at The Manship Theatre.  Steele headlined the festival in its 2nd year and is coming back by popular demand!  Don’t know Steele?  Well, you will know his songs – and, you need to know him!

Here’s a little background:  A five time Grammy Nominee, Jeffrey Steele has been recognized by BMI for 65 million airplays for hits he penned for a multitude of artists including Keith Urban, Eric Church, Zac Brown Band, Jimmy Buffett, Montgomery Gentry, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cher, .38 Special, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Trace Adkins, LeAnn Rimes, Rascal Flatts and Van Zant, Joe Cocker, Little Feat ft. Bob Seger, Joe Bonamassa, Cascada and more. 

Among his many accolades over the past few years, Jeffrey Steele has been named to the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, honored by the Country Music Hall of Fame as a Poet and Prophet, twice awarded BMI Songwriter of the Year and thrice the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) Songwriter of the Year. CMA has twice awarded him the coveted “Triple Play Award” for three No. 1 songs in a year. His country and A/C mega-hits include a string of chart toppers including: “Raise ‘Em Up”, “Knee Deep”, “Here,” “My Wish,” “The Cowboy In Me,” “These Days”, “My Town”, “Something to be Proud of”, “Everyday” and the groundbreaking “What Hurts The Most,” nominated for Best Country Song at the Grammy Awards. 

Additionally, he has won over 35 BMI Country and Pop awards, was nominated for a Golden Globe and Critic’s Choice Award for Best Original Song “I Thought I Lost You” for the Disney/Pixar animated feature BOLT, performed by Miley Cyrus and John Travolta, been named one of Billboard Magazine’s top 5 writer’s 8 years in a row, as well as Music Row Magazine’s Songwriter of the Year Award. Steele’s latest album features performances with Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris, Jamey Johnson, John Rich and others. 

Now, check out the list of songs he’s written here:

One of the BEST performing songwriters you will ever see!  Don’t take my word, you need to see for yourself!  Saturday, April 6th, 7:30 PM

Tickets at or be a VIP and get your ultimate festival VIP package with seating in the first 4 rows at the Manship Theatre from the festival STORE link at

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