- Wrote or co-wrote 24 of his 35 No. 1 singles, including "Remember When," "Where I Come From," "Chattahoochee," and "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)"
- Member of the Grand Ole Opry and Songwriters Hall of Fame
- Three-time CMA Entertainer of the Year
- 16 CMA Awards, 17 ACM Awards, and 2 Grammys
Alan Jackson is one of today's most prolific songwriters — his straightforward, honest, and sincere lyrics reflect the essence of country music and speak to the common man. The Georgia native has written or co-written 24 of his 35 No. 1 singles, including "Remember When," "Where I Come From," "Chattahoochee," and "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)." His songs have also proven hits for other artists, including Randy Travis and Clay Walker. Jackson has been named Songwriter/Artist of the Year by NSAI and ASCAP numerous times and was inducted into the elite Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Jackson is one of the most honored country music singer-songwriters in the last 20 years. He is a Grand Ole Opry member and three-time Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year with a total of 16 CMA Awards, 17 ACM Awards, and two Grammys to his credit. He has released 19 albums, topped the country charts 35 times, and has scored more than 50 Top 10 hits while amassing more than 60 million records sold.
Jackson has called Nashville home for more than 25 years. He lives here with his wife, Denise, and their three daughters, Mattie, Ali, and Dani.
Inducted to the Music City Walk of Fame on November 6, 2011.