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Craig Michael Wiseman (born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi) is an American country music songwriter. Active since the late 1980s as a songwriter, he has had his songs recorded by Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Kenny Chesney, LeAnn Rimes, and several other acts. He has written over a dozen songs that have peaked at #1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs music charts, and has won a number of industry awards.
His credits include the Number One singles "The Good Stuff" by Kenny Chesney and "Live Like You Were Dying" by Tim McGraw, which were declared by Billboard as the Number One country songs for the years of 2002 and 2004, respectively; "Live Like You Were Dying" also earned Wiseman the 2004 Grammy Award for Best Country Song.
Three of his compositions won awards for being among the most played songs of 2007: Rimes' Top Five hit "Something's Gotta Give", Chesney's Number One hit "Summertime", and Brooks & Dunn's Top 20 "Hillbilly Deluxe".
Several more of Wiseman's compositions have been Number One hits, including "Just Another Day in Paradise" and "In a Real Love" by Phil Vassar, "Love Me If You Can" by Toby Keith, "If the Good Die Young" by Tracy Lawrence, "She's Got It All" for Chesney, and "Tell Her" by Lonestar, as well as "Everywhere", "Where the Green Grass Grows", and "The Cowboy in Me" for McGraw and "Hillbilly Bone" by Blake Shelton and Trace Adkins.
- 2004: Live Like You Were Dying by Wiseman and Tim Nichols (ISBN 978-1401602123)
- 2006: Live Like You Were Dying Journal by Wiseman and Nichols (ISBN 978-1401602925)
- 2008: A Baby Changes Everything by Wiseman, KK Wiseman, and Nichols (ISBN 978-1404-187344)
|Year||Title||Artist||US chart peaks||Album||Certifications|
|1994||"If the Good Die Young"||Tracy Lawrence||1||Alibis||2× platinum album|
|1995||"Walkin' Away"||Diamond Rio||2||IV||Gold album|
|"A Little Bit of You"||Lee Roy Parnell||2||We All Get Lucky Sometimes|
|"Where the Green Grass Grows"||79||1|
|"She's Got It All"||Kenny Chesney||1||I Will Stand||Gold album|
|2000||"Tell Her"||Lonestar||39||1||Lonely Grill||3x platinum album|
|"Just Another Day in Paradise"||Phil Vassar||35||1||Phil Vassar|
|2001||"The Cowboy in Me"||Tim McGraw||33||1||Set This Circus Down||3× platinum album|
|2002||"The Good Stuff"||Kenny Chesney||22||1||No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems||Billboard #1 country song of year|
|"Shoulda Woulda Coulda"||Beverley Knight||Who I Am||Gold album, #10 on UK Singles Chart|
|2004||"In a Real Love"||Phil Vassar||38||1||Shaken Not Stirred|
|"Live Like You
|Tim McGraw||29||1||4||Live Like You Were Dying||
Billboard #1 country song of year
2004 Grammy for Best Country Song
|2005||"Something's Gotta Give"||LeAnn Rimes||51||2||This Woman||Song won ASCAP awards for writing|
|2006||"Summertime"||Kenny Chesney||34||1||51||The Road and the Radio|
|"Hillbilly Deluxe"||Brooks & Dunn||86||16||Hillbilly Deluxe||Gold single|
|2007||"Love Me If You Can"||Toby Keith||48||1||Big Dog Daddy|
|2008||"A Baby Changes Everything"||Faith Hill||36||1||Joy to the World||Gold album|
|"Voices"||Chris Young||53||1||The Man I Want to Be|
|2009||"Hillbilly Bone"||Blake Shelton||4||1||Hillbilly Bone||Song named ACM "Vocal Event of 2010"|
|2012||"Chalk Outline"||Three Days
|1||Transit of Venus||Loudwire "Rock Song of the Year"|
|"Misery Loves My Company"||1||'14 Juno Awards nominee for Best Rock Album|
|2013||"Boys 'Round Here"||Blake Shelton||12||2||Based on a True Story||2× platinum single|
|"Started with a Song"||Brett Kissel||Started with a Song||No. 3 on Canada Country chart|
|"" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.|
- Main article: List of songs written by Craig Wiseman. See also: Category:Songs written by Craig Wiseman
- 2002: "American Child" by Phil Vassar
- 2010: "Wild Weekend" by Luke Bryan
- 2011: "Believe" by Jennifer Hudson
- 2011: "Single Again" by Frankie Ballard
- 2012: "Lullaby" by Nickelback
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