world, Russia, as well as songs recorded by the winner of "Pop Idol" (Europe). He's also had many platinum and gold records around the world (Australia, Finland, and Greece, to name a few.) Gordon's had a song in a major European event, Eurovision, often called "the Olympics For Songwriters",  representing the Czech Republic (where it was a top 5 hit) and heard and seen by over 400 million people across Europe and Australia. It's very rare for an American composer to have a song represented in this prestigious event. He's had a #7 hit in Sweden, and a top 10 hit on the U.S. Christian singles chart with sister group Aurora and another by Dove Award Winning artist Natalie Grant. Gordon's songs have also been featured in many Disney releases --  CDs, DVDs, TV shows & films. In the past few years, he's signed publishing deals with EMI Music, Universal Music and Warner Chappell Music. For a more detailed list of TV/Film/CD credits, CLICK HERE.
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GORDON POGODA BIOGRAPHY
L.A. songwriter/producer Gordon Pogoda has had worldwide success in all aspects of the music business. In FILM, his credits include two songs featured in the Academy Award winning motion picture "Little Miss Sunshine", the top 10 & Oscar nominated movie "Begin Again" starring Adam
If Cupid Had a Heart is featured in Hannah Montana:
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Gordon Pogoda has written songs with some of the most respected contemporary writers, producers and artists in the business including:

* Cutfather (producer for CHRISTINA AGUILERA, MARY J. BLIGE, THE WANTED, QUEEN LATIFAH, JORDIN SPARKS)
* Wayne Hector (hit writer for ONE DIRECTION, NICKI MINAJ, CHRISTINA AGUILERA, BRITNEY SPEARS, JASON DERULO)
* Peter Wallevik (ONE DIRECTION, DEMI LOVATO, HAILEE STEINFELD, DAUGHTRY)
* Kasia "KC" Livingston (FLO RIDA, BRITNEY SPEARS, JESSIE J, WHITNEY HOUSTON, THE WANTED)
* James Murray & Mustafa Omer (SAM SMITH, EMELI SANDE)
* Lindsey Ray (DEMI LOVATO, MARIAH CAREY)
* Shanell Red (CHRIS BROWN, DESTINY'S CHILD)
* Tommy Gee (ONE DIRECTION)
* Marti Frederiksen (MILEY CYRUS, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, DAUGHTRY, SHERYL CROW, FAITH HILL)
* Steve "Babyboy" Brown (CHRISTINA AGUILERA)
* Jeremy Monroe & Georgette Franklin (JENNIFER LOPEZ)
* Marco Marinangeli (MILEY CYRUS)
* Daniel Davidsen (DEMI LOVATO, HAILEE STEINFELD, LITTLE MIX)
* Jason Blume (BRITNEY SPEARS, BACKSTREET BOYS)
* Vince Degiorgio ('N SYNC, PENTATONIX)
* Miklos Malek (JENNIFER LOPEZ, JESSICA ANDREWS)

Gordon's songwriting has also attracted co-writes with some of the world's most classic songwriters of all-time:

* Albert Hammond (WHITNEY HOUSTON, CELINE DION, CHICAGO, DIANA ROSS, DIONNE WARWICK, STARSHIP)
* John Bettis (MICHAEL JACKSON, MADONNA, WHITNEY HOUSTON, CARPENTERS, DIANA ROSS, POINTER SISTERS)
* Dennis Morgan (FAITH HILL, ROD STEWART, ARETHA FRANKLIN, GEORGE MICHAEL, NEIL DIAMOND, GEORGE STRAIT, DAVID LEE ROTH, REBA McENTIRE, AMY GRANT)
* Allan Rich (WHITNEY HOUSTON, N SYNC, TONI BRAXTON, BARBRA STREISAND, TINA TURNER, DOLLY PARTON)
* Michael Jay (EMINEM, CELINE DION)
* Dan Hill (BRITNEY SPEARS, CELINE DION, BACKSTREET BOYS, TINA TURNER, ROD STEWART, 98 DEGREES)
* Ken Hirsch (CELINE DION, MARY J. BLIGE, RAY CHARLES, DIONNE WARWICK, ANITA BAKER, BARBRA STREISAND)
* Denise Rich (CELINE DION, JENNIFER LOPEZ, MARY J. BLIGE, ARETHA FRANKLIN, PATTI LABELLE, CHAKA KHAN)
* Richard Kerr (DIONNE WARWICK, NATALIE COLE, BONNIE RAITT, FRANKIE VALLI, ROY ORBISON, JOHN DENVER)
* Pam Sawyer (DIANA ROSS, ALICIA KEYS, MARVIN GAYE, SUPREMES, GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS, 5TH DIMENSION)
* Gloria Sklerov (KENNY ROGERS, ANNE MURRAY, DIONNE WARWICK)
* Brian Potter (FOUR TOPS, KENNY ROGERS, SANTANA, GLEN CAMPBELL, RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS, HALL & OATES)
* John Keller (VANESSA WILLIAMS, BRIAN McKNIGHT, WYNONNA JUDD)
* Jim Peterik (BEACH BOYS, SURVIVOR, REO SPEEDWAGON)
* Jeff Silbar (Grammy winning writer of “WIND BENEATH MY WINGS”, KENNY ROGERS, DOLLY PARTON, ALABAMA, SHEENA EASTON, GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS)
* Grammy Award winning artists MELISSA MANCHESTER, TAYLOR DAYNE and many others.

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IMA Entertainment's CEO/Chairman Brandon Jay says, "We are very selective on exactly who we manage, so it's the ultimate honor of signing someone of Gordon Pogoda's caliber to the roster of IMA Entertainment. Be on the lookout for Gordon's songs to hit the airwaves very soon!"

Dream Management says, "Gordon's songs provide universal, everlasting melodies and concepts that captivate and appeal to the pop audience. His songs have catchy melodies and lyrics that are fresh and unique, with a modern-day feel. We believe Gordon Pogoda will be the next big writer with timeless melodies that people of all ages will love and relate to."

LATEST NEWS:
Gordon has a single on an upcoming project overseen by Quincy Jones. Also, his song "Beautiful Battlefield" was just released worldwide on Universal Records by the UK group Steps, who have had 15 top 10 hits and 7 Top 5 albums. Gordon co-wrote and co-produced the song.
Gordon's most successful song in the U.S. so far is "If Cupid Had a Heart". The song has been featured in 17 popular films & Television shows, including "Hannah Montana", the Oscar-winning motion picture "Little Miss Sunshine", a Lindsay Lohan movie, the TV shows "King of the Hill", "Grosse Pointe", "Popstars", "Maybe It's Me", "The Facts of Life Reunion" movie, the film "Long Shot", the Showtime series "Big Love", the movie "Girl Like Me", and others. In "Hannah Montana", the song was performed by superstar Selena Gomez, and as a result, the song is quite well known among the younger crowd.
THE INDIE POP COLLECTION consists of acoustic pop songs, written with (and sung by) artists from LA, Nashville, Philadelphia, London, Denmark, Australia and beyond. The songs have been featured in motion pictures & TV.
Also, an album
of 12 of Gordon's songs was released, "GORDON POGODA SONGS FROM FILM & TV":
Girl Attack is featured in Sex And The City:
Dancing in the Driver's Seat & If Cupid Had a Heart are featured in Little Miss Sunshine:

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Little Miss Sunshine
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CSI: Miami
Will & Grace
ER
Begin Again

Gordon has a single, co-written and sung by Grammy-Award winning artist Melissa Manchester - a dance song that was remixed by Mike Rizzo and Mig, who also remixed recent singles by Beyonce, Adele, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, and Britney Spears. The song debuted at #1 on the "Kings of Spins" chart - a radio chart which compiles the top-rated dance/remix tracks based on radio programmers' reactions to the songs. You can purchase the extended club mix or radio edit at the iTunes link below:

TWO COURAGEOUS HEARTS - MELISSA MANCHESTER
Levine, Mark Ruffalo & Keira Knightley, the top 5 film "Josie and the Pussycats", a film starring Justin Timberlake & Britney Spears, a Disney movie starring Lindsay Lohan, etc. On TV, there have been over 100 times that his songs have been featured in TV shows, including a song performed by SELENA GOMEZ, used three times in MILEY CYRUS's "Hannah Montana", plus songs in "Sex and the City", "American Idol", "The Voice", "CSI: Miami", "Medium", "ER", "Will & Grace", "Nurse Jackie", "Twilight Zone", "King Of The Hill", "Everwood" and many of Disney's biggest TV shows.
On CD, Gordon's songs are featured on major labels like Universal, Warner Brothers, Sony and EMI.  Gordon's had the 2nd biggest hit of the year in the largest country in the
HIGHLIGHTS:
"If Cupid Had a Heart" by Julie Griffin is available on iTunes, Amazon Digital, Rhapsody and other music download sites. If you wish to have the full version of "If Cupid Had a Heart", these are the only places to get it. Click on the following links to listen or purchase:
3 ALBUMS OF GORDON POGODA SONGS HAVE BEEN RELEASED:
First was Julie Griffin's "If Cupid Had a Heart" album.
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The song is featured on Steps' album "Tears On the Dancefloor (Crying at the Disco Deluxe Edition)" which can be found on iTunes and Amazon worldwide. Buy here:



Gordon also has a song being released by top 12 finalist of ABC's TV show "Boy Band" - Andrew Butcher.
Plus, Gordon has 2 songs that were just released by Australian premier vocalist John Stephan - the title cut from his album "You Won't Be Lonely Tonight" and "Make It Last Forever", both co-written with Stephan and Walter Afanasieff. You can buy the CD here: