Jordan Schmidt EMG

“Like I Love Country Music” songwriter Jordan Schmidt inks a global publishing agreement with Endurance Music Group. The publishing company also acquires a stake in his existing catalog. Schmidt’s hits include Kane Brown and Lauren Alaina’s “What Ifs,” Blake Shelton’s “God’s Country” and Jason Aldean’s “You Make It Easy.” “I’m excited to call Endurance home,” Schmidt said in a release.

Schmidt’s songs have been recorded by Morgan Wallen, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Ingrid Andress, Mickey Guyton and Caylee Hammack. He also co-wrote HARDY’s “wait in the truck” feat. Lainey Wilson.

“I want to give Jordan a heartfelt welcome to the team,” added EMG President Michael Martin. “His talent in the writer’s room and his skill as a producer have set the tone for his continued impact on country music.”

Pictured (L-R): T.D. Ruth, Dane Schmidt, Mark Ahlberg, Schmidt, Lauren Funk, and Michael Martin