Hardy is one of the most respected and in-demand songwriters in contemporary country music. With his distinctive writing style and keen ear for melody, he has penned some of the biggest hits of our time. Hardy has worked with a variety of artists across different genres, contributing to their hit songs while also earning critical acclaim for his own music.

Born Michael Wilson Hardy on September 13th, 1990, in Philadelphia, Mississippi – Hardy first got interested in music at an early age. While studying business marketing at college, he started playing acoustic guitar and became part of a local cover band called “The Dixie Mafia”. After graduation, Hardy began performing as a solo artist around Nashville’s honky-tonk circuit before landing work as a professional songwriter.

Since then Hardy’s written some great songs that have become sensations almost instantly among fans. He has collaborated with many notable artists throughout his career where they have brought together true musical magic with heartfelt lyrics and electrifying rhythms.

Here are some outstanding examples:

Here are some outstanding examples:

1) Florida Georgia Line – “Simple” (2018)

1) Florida Georgia Line – “Simple” (2018)

Based on personal experience – this dreamy tune was written by Tyler Hubbard along with Brian Kelley alongside Michael with its seaside backdrop interacting against twinkling mandolin strumming echoing over tuned vibes coming from sea shells rattles make it sound like heaven than ever before!

2) Blake Shelton – “God’s Country” (2019)

This Grammy-nominated single was co-written by Jordan Schmidt and Devin Dawson and produced by Scott Hendricks who guided it towards being foot-stomping fodder that would fire up stadiums worldwide! It features heavy distorted guitars controlled by intense bass sections providing perfect gravitas needed to showcase Blake’s immensely powerful vocal delivery

3) Morgan Wallen – “Up Down” Feat Florida Georgia Line (2017)

Morgan’s debut album saw him get off to an amazing start after which there was no looking back! The track is backed by a seamless mix of hip-hop and country featuring Florida Georgia Line. Hardy collaborates with Morgan Wallen to create an unhindered party anthem that makes you want to get up, dance and live life up!

4) Chris Lane – “I Don’t Know About You” (2018)

“I don’t know about you / But I’m feeling like I never knew love,” the first line smoothly soars into breezy strings fast turning romantic ballad written in collaboration between Michael, Ashley Gorley, Zach Abend and Bryan Simpson. It feels effortlessly clean-cut but packs tonnes of warmth igniting emotions all over.

5) Tim McGraw – “7500 OBO” (2021)

This softly reflective serenade is featured as part of his EP ‘Side B’ – The track sees Hardy join forces again with Jimmy Yeary who wrote it alongside Neil Thrasher making magic happen. Both McClure’s slide guitar work together offers perfect accompaniment for heartfelt storyline set against gently loping rhythm section Mcgraw’s communicating emotional drama throughout.

Other notable songs written by Hardy are:

-“Boyfriend” by HARDY feat Lauren Alaina & Devin Dawson

-“One Beer” by HARDY feat Lauren Alaina & Devin Dawson

-“Nothing Out Here” By Hardi Jacobs

-“Hell Right!” By Blake Shelton ft Trace Adkins

– Cole Swindell’s ”s Single-wide dreamin”

In conclusion, there’s no denying that Hardy is one of the hottest songwriters in Nashville today! He has continually shaped music within and outside its genre boundaries producing hits after hit as he follows natural ability combined with unwavering musical passion. True testament to this fact can be seen from how well fans connect with his works since the time he started penning down lyrics years ago paving promising career opportunities – if anything should be taken away from this list, let it resonate being itself homage paid towards Hardi’s niche of ability and his craft of being a songwriter.
From humble beginnings in Philadelphia, Mississippi to becoming one of the most respected songwriters in contemporary country music, Hardy’s meteoric rise to fame is a testament to his exceptional musical talent and unwavering passion for his craft. With a distinctive writing style and keen ear for melody, Hardy has penned some of the biggest hits of our time while earning critical acclaim for his own music.

Hardy began his journey into music at an early age and started playing acoustic guitar while studying business marketing at college. He later became part of a local cover band called “The Dixie Mafia” before venturing out as a solo artist around Nashville’s honky-tonk circuit.

It was not long until he landed work as a professional songwriter where he collaborated with many notable artists throughout his career who have brought together true musical magic with heartfelt lyrics and electrifying rhythms.

One example includes “Simple,” written by Tyler Hubbard along with Brian Kelley alongside Michael Hardy himself – its seaside backdrop interacting against twinkling mandolin strumming echoing over tuned vibes coming from sea shells rattles make it sound like heaven than ever before!. Another noteworthy song is Blake Shelton’s “God’s Country,” co-written by Jordan Schmidt, Devin Dawson, and produced by Scott Hendricks that features heavy distorted guitars controlled by intense bass sections providing perfect gravitas needed to showcase Blake’s immensely powerful vocal delivery.

Morgan Wallen fans will no doubt remember “Up Down” that makes you want to get up, dance, and live life up featuring Florida Georgia Line. Written in collaboration between Morgan Wallen himself along with Michael Hardy it creates an unhindered party anthem bringing two different genres together seamlessly!

Chris Lane’s romantic ballad “I Don’t Know About You”, written in collaboration between Michael, Ashley Gorley, Zach Abend & Bryan Simpson effortlessly clean-cut but packs tonnes of warmth igniting emotions all over which goes to show how well-hardy can pen down any given emotion so seamlessly.

Additionally, Tim McGraw’s “7500 OBO” featured on his EP ‘Side B’ sees Hardy join forces again with Jimmy Yeary who wrote it alongside Neil Thrasher making magic happen. Both McClure’s slide guitar work together offers perfect accompaniment for heartfelt storyline and set against gently loping rhythm section Mcgraw’s communicating emotional drama throughout creating nothing short of a masterpiece.

Other notable songs written by Hardy include HARDY feat Lauren Alaina & Devin Dawson’s “Boyfriend” and ”One Beer,” Hardi Jacobs’ “Nothing Out Here”, as well as Blake Shelton ft Trace Adkins’”Hell Right!” and Cole Swindell’s ”S Single-wide Dreamin”

In conclusion, Hardy’s meteoric rise to fame is a testament to his exceptional musical talent and unwavering passion for his craft. He continues shaping music within and outside its genre boundaries producing hits after hit as he follows natural ability combined with an unwavering musical passion while staying true to his Mississippi roots. Therefore if anything should be taken away from this list, let it resonate being itself homage paid towards Hardi’s niche of ability and craftmanship in songwriting.