Josh Kear is a Grammy-winning country music songwriter with several number one hits to his credit. He's written many of Carrie's songs, including her hits "Before He Cheats" and "Blown Away". He's also worked with huge artists like Lady Antebellum, Tim McGraw, Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Martina McBride, Gary Allan, Hank Williams Jr., Eli Young Band, Gloriana, Jimmy Buffett, Susan Boyle, and Gwyneth Paltrow.

Josh lives in Jonesborough, Tennessee.