Ira Dean is an award-winning hit singer/songwriter/producer with more than 50 cuts to his credit. A founding member of the hit trio, “Trick Pony,” smash hits co-written by Dean like “Pour Me” and the Grammy-nominated “Just What I Do” firmly established Dean as not only the wild man with headlights in his chrome stand-up bass, but as a brand new singer/songwriting force and studio musician in country music.
Deans songs have been recorded by such stars as Rascal Flatts, Joe Nichols, Ronnie Dunn, Chris Young, Trace Adkins, Colt Ford and Aaron Lewis (including his #1 hit, “AM I THE ONLY ONE"), Jake Owen, Uncle Kracker, Gary Allan (including his hit single, “Feeling Like That”), and Montgomery Gentry (including their hit single, “One in Every Crowd” and “ I’ll keep the kids”) to name a few.
Ira Dean scored big once again with Aaron Lewis’ chart-topping #1 iTunes Top Country Album, “Frayed On Both Ends" in January of 2022. The multi-platinum hit songwriter co-produced and co-wrote five songs on “Frayed On Both Ends."