SONGWRITER/ARTIST -- BIO
David Cooler is an Independent Artist/Songwriter. He has been nominated for the 2015 Country Artist/Group of the Year for the South Carolina Music Awards. He is a three time nominee and two time winner of the 2008-2009 Carolina Music Awards (North and South Carolina) Country Male Vocalist of the year. Currently signed with Tabitha Music/Tabitha Records of the UK! David is a native of Bamberg, South Carolina and has been playing music since he was 13 years of age when his parents gave him his first guitar. His greatest inspiration in achieving his success was his mother which he proudly gives the credit. David's love for music and his love of the music of Skynyrd, Uncle Cracker, Hank Williams, Jr., etc., influenced his southern rock/country style. His original songs reflect life as he sees and experiences it through his family and friends. His grassroots upbringing has kept him down to earth and his fans know and experience that country charm he has with everyone he meets. His first CD "Back to the Country" was released in 2004, the second, "Never Say Goodbye" in 2005, and in 2008 "Country to the Bone". His 4th release December 2010 entitled "Livin' My Redneck Ways" and his latest release in 2013 entitled "Dog Huntin Man's Greatest Hits" has already began making a big impact on his fans and are now available in local stores, Itunes and online. David has been afforded many wonderful opportunities throughout his music career. He has traveled with bands all over the southeast, and then turned songwriter/artist around 2001. He currently travels all over the southeast, including, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia, performing in many different types of venues. He has opened for Rodney Atkins and Colt Ford. He has also performed at the Suwanee River Music Jam in Live Oak, Florida, the best Jam ever at the biggest country jam in the South on April 21-24, 2010! Performing artists were Mountain Heart, 2010 Best New Artist of the Year Grammy winner Zac Brown Band, John Fogerty, Travis Tritt, Kansas, John Michael Montgomery, Colt Ford, Justin Moore, LoCash Cowboys, Jason Michael Carroll, Josh Thompson and David Cooler. David is certainly fulfilling his lifetime dream as a country music artist/songwriter.