Rivers Rutherford

Melvern Rivers Rutherford II (born June 17, 1967) is an American country music songwriter. Has been writing country songs since the mid-1990s as a songwriter, he has written several number one country hits, including "Ain't Nothing 'bout You" by Brooks & Dunn, which was the Number One country song of 2001 according to Billboard. Among the other Number Ones that he has composed are "If You Ever Stop Loving Me" by Montgomery Gentry, "When I Get Where I'm Going" by Brad Paisley and Dolly Parton, "Real Good Man" by Tim McGraw, "Living in Fast Forward" by Kenny Chesney, "Ladies Love Country Boys" by Trace Adkins, and "These Are My People" by Rodney Atkins.[2] He has also released a solo CD called Just Another Coaster.

Rivers Rutherford
Rutherford performing at the CMA Songwriters' Series on September 3, 2014.
Rutherford performing at the CMA Songwriters' Series on September 3, 2014.
Background information
Birth nameMelvern Rivers Rutherford II
Born (1967-06-17) June 17, 1967 (age 53)
OriginGermantown, Tennessee, United States[1]
GenresCountry
Occupation(s)Songwriter
Years active1996–present
Websitewww.riversrutherford.com

SinglesEdit

Top 40 country singles co-written by Rivers Rutherford:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ JT Hodges, ‘Hunt You Down’ – Lyrics Uncovered
  2. ^ Bjorke, Matt. "Matt's Songwriter Spotlight – Rivers Rutherford". About.com. Retrieved 2008-08-08.