Dave-Tough Song Catalog

All songs written or co-written by Dave Tough.
Production by Dave Tough.
Most engineering by Dave Tough.

 

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Country. An uptempo country/rock song about living life to the fullest.
A patriotic song about still struggling and striving to achieve the American Dream.
Country. A road-worn artist sharing his love for his signifcant other.
Instrumental
World. An African inspired instrumental beat with a hip hop influence and vocal chanting.
Country ballad about missing a lover who has died.
A unique and catchy rock song about life being good in Los Angeles and the best being yet to come.
A heart-moving indie/folk love song in the vein of Mumford and Sons.
Pop/hip hop. An urban tune about living the high life all around the world.
Instrumental
A haunting instrumental featuring synths, vocals and spanish guitar.
An R&B love song.
Country. An inspirational country anthem about the heroes in our lives.
Country. An inspirational country anthem about the heroes in our lives.
A song about wanting to make more wonderful nights with the one you love.
A song about wanting to make more wonderful nights with the one you love.
A song about an outlaw bootlegger's run from the law.
Art Pop. An epic string- and piano-drivien ballad dedicated to Apollo astronaut Michael Collins.
A funky, upbeat hip hop song that features drums, guitar, bass, and male vocals. It is in the vein of Pharrell, Daft Punk, and Robin Thicke.
Art Pop. An epic string- and piano-drivien ballad dedicated to Apollo astronaut Michael Collins.
A lively & positive indie folk song that features guitar, banjo, percussion, and female vocals.
Country. A laid-back country song incorporating Beatles titles in the lyrics; also about missing a woman.
Country. An upbeat country song about the joy and hope for the future that comes with engagement.
CCM. A soaring female Christian ballad about the sufficiency of the grace of God.
A driving female-led rock song about moving on from a past relationship.
Pop. A male-led pop song about being better in a relationship than out of one.
Pop. A club-oriented pop song with electronic influences and female vocals.
Country/roots. An uptempo country song about leaving and going far away to run away from mistakes. Similar to Miranda Lambert.
Country/roots. A driving country song about looking after a sibling who got into a bad relationship.
Singer Songwriter. An acoustic rock song about unity and togetherness.
Country/pop. A country song about youthful times.
A fun, upbeat, humorous pop song about putting a boy band together.
A Scottish/Irish folk song about drinking, the past, and having a good time.
Country/rock. A country rock song that incorporates use of strong fiddle, acoustic and electric guitar, and drums.
An R&B pop love song.
An indie rock song about staying next to the one that you love. Features drums, guitar, percussion, horns, and female vocals.
A country song where singer remembers the good times he had headed out West.
Retro pop. A catchy uptempo indie rock song about the infamous Chateau Marmont. Features driving drums, piano, guitar, and airy female vocals.
Hip Hop. A modern hip-hop song featuring heavy drums and bass with male rap vocals.
Big Band. A swinging jazz song about Christmas and the joys that come with the Christmas season.
Christmas. A gentle Christmas song featuring acoustic guitar, strings, bells, male vocals, and a choir-esque vocals.
Blues. A motivational pop rock song about rising above circumstances.
Pop rock. A rock tune with hints of 80s influence (synth tones and patterns, acoustic and electric guitar, driving drums, special effects).
Pop rock. A rock tune with hints of 80s influence (synth tones and patterns, acoustic and electric guitar, driving drums, special effects).
Pop country. A rowdy, fun country song about preferring a southern boy to a city boy-think Gretchen Wilson or Miranda Lambert.
Country/oldies ballad about dancing with a girl with a Latin beat.
A short, driving indie rock song that features drums, bass, distorted guitar and distorted male vocals.
A heavily funk-influenced indie rock song about a bad relationship. Features horns, electric guitar, bass, percussion, and male vocals.
Rock. A high-energy rock song about revealing the blame in a failed relationship.
Pop/country song about never giving up on someone; features male vocals.
An emotional country song about not giving up on someone you love even after they've left.
A fun, relaxed country song about laying out by the beach and letting go of your cares.

Drink You In (Worktape)

A soulful country song about a man reveling in his lover.
A fun, relaxed country song about laying out by the beach and letting go of your cares.
AC Pop. A slow and haunting song about love and following someone to the end of the world.
A country rock song about a fallen girl.
A pop song about loving everything about someone, including their quirks.
Country ballad. A slow, gentle country song about falling in love.
Pop. A catchy, club-inspired song about being afraid of falling down and failing in a relationship.
A beautiful pop Christmas love song about a man's favorite part of Christmas.
A catchy, world pop party song about living in and feeling the moment.
Rock/pop reflective song about finding your way and getting over heartbreak.
An uptempo country tune about a woman aggressively seeking closure with her cheating man.
Lyric
A modern rap song featuring heavy drums, high hat, and bass with male vocals.

An indie song about drifting through your life

A country rock song about all the crazy stuff that goes on at a weekend party.
Latin pop. A piano, acoustic guitar, and synth-laiden pop song about being cheated on and cheating back.
A fun Halloween-themed rock song that features electric guitar, organ, drums, bass, and distorted male vocals.
CCM. A male CCM song about God's love.
A midtempo R&B song about wanting to love someone and give yourself to them.
Retro hip hop.
Retro pop. A haunting, yet inspirational pop song about overcoming inevitable hardship that is common to us all.
A mournful pop ballad about a lost friend and someday meeting again.
A driving rock song about what it takes to be a "guitar hero". Features rock guitar, bass, and drums.
Orbison pop. A sentimental pop song about hesitantly reigniting old love.
A country pop song about someone getting to their lover as fast as they can.
Indie pop love song featuring piano, female vocals, and strong synths.
Pop/country duet about needing a lover and giving your life to them. Similar to "I Need You Now" by Lady Antebellum.
A swampy country song about partying in their own "country club"
Indie rock song about unique people that want to achieve and soar. Features guitar, drums, and airy female vocals; think No Doubt.
Driving, bluesy country song about living life on the road.
A rowdy, humorous, midtempo country song about living at the crossroads of country and city.
A rowdy, humorous, midtempo country song about living at the crossroads of country and city.
An upbeat dance party song that features female vocals, synths, pads, bass, and drums.
An inspiring, Switchfoot-esque rock ballad about being comforted and safely held by God despite the chaos of life.
A country pop song about first encounters.
A humorous country song about not understanding certain words when you're a kid.
A sad country song about not being able to sleep because he can't stop thinking about his old love.
A gentle, soulful ballad for a passionate lover.
A indie rock song about being jealous and envious. It features heavy guitar, drums, female vocals, and a catchy chorus.
A driving female rock anthem about knowing that you're in love.
Retro hip hop.
A humorous and catchy indie pop love song about money.
An upbeat & empowering country song about escaping a small town to find adventure.

I Was Told (You Never Stop)

A determined, Southern-style rap song in the vein of T.I. and Rick Ross.
A country song about true country music.
A rock anthem about coming back home and reflecting on life.
A gentle, piano-driven, yet epic rock song celebrating the diversity of the world.
A obscure and intriguing indie pop song about love.
A jazz-influenced pop-R&B song about feeling love from a woman.
A pop ballad about a woman who has been left by her love.
A driving indie rock song about a man being together with his girl through everything.
A sincere Southern roots rock song about a lover.
A beautiful indie pop song love and believing in love that features phrases from the popular "Jack & Jill" nursery rhymes.
A humorous country rock song about a man next door named Jesus; features male vocals.
An uptempo rock or country song about finding some type of remedy to ease the pain.
Lyric
A beautiful new Christmas song featuring airy female vocals.
Country/pop midtempo about summer memories.
An 80s influenced synth pop song about a woman who has regrets, but finds solace in casual relationships.
Retro hip hop in the style of Rob Base.
An upbeat modern pop song about a girl falling for a guy. Features synths, bass, drums, effects, and female vocals.
An upbeat modern pop country song about life and love in Los Angeles.
A hip hop R&B song in the style of Nas.
A pop-R&B love song of a man telling his lover that he is not like her last man.
A nostalgic indie pop song about the last summer of an old relationship.
A country song about doing it all til the last round.
A dance/hip-hop mix telling of fast love at a club.
A driving indie/garage rock song about togetherness.
A rock anthem about being free and taking off for a road trip-has a "Harley Davidson". It has a feel and sound like AC/DC.
A bright, soulful country song about finding blessing in the little things life gives you.
A fun, party style hip hop song about living a crazy and outrageous life.
A hip hop song about a mans journey upward
An upbeat pop/hip-hop dance song in the vein of Black Eyed Peas about love making a difference in the world.

Light Up The World (Rap version)

An upbeat pop/hip-hop dance song in the vein of Black Eyed Peas about love making a difference in the world.
Slow country duet about the beauty, fear, and mystery behind loving a woman.
A mysterious, spacious jazz ballad about a man remembering a woman he had only briefly.
An alternative dance, 80s style funk song that features an early 80's chillwave vibe.
A sad, lonely song about the gloom of missing a lost love.
A beautiful pop ballad featuring piano and female vocals talking about healing through love.
A rocking country song about a country man enjoying his country ways and the USA.
A rocking country song about dead love.
A celestial indie pop song about the unique and beautiful chaos of love. Features airy female vocals and a dubstep breakdown.
A sweet country song about love that lasts through hard times.
A rowdy southern rock song about partying country-style-meant for energy and crowds.
A sweet, reminiscent country tune about a mothers love for a son that pulls at heartstrings.
A big female movie soundtrack style ballad about everlasting love
A romantic R&B ballad about being committed to the love of a lifetime; male vocal-similar to Brian McKnight.
A patriotic country song revering those who died for our country as people, not just names.
A rock anthem about not being able to win over a girl (male vocal).
Retro hip hop
A rock song about changing the direction of one's life for the better. Similar to Bad Day (Daniel Powter song).
A country love song about the extraordinary love between a man and woman.
A bluesy southern rock/country song about Alabama.
A humours driving male rock song about winning by cheating. Dedicated to Rosie Ruiz, the famous Boston Marathon cheater.
A uptempo male rock song about a selfish person who is going to end up lonely one day because of their actions.
A modern country radio song about partying til the dawn.
A hip-hop love song with a tone similar to Q-tip, Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Common, and Jay-Z
An upbeat modern Country song about moving past the heartache of a past relationship.
A hypnotizing acoustic synth based indie pop song about life and what we do and don't get to experience.
A driving, guitar-driven rock song about a man who is still living in a past relationship.
A mid tempo country song about a man regretting the things he didn't say to a girl in high school.
A pop/hip-hop fusion song reliving a clubbing experience from male vocal/rap.
A powerful indie rock song about being alone and full of rage.
An uptempo driving country pop love song.
A midtempo female country song about a woman with a restless heart who is constantly starting over; in the style of Carrie Underwood or the Dixie Chicks.
Adriving roosty song about rising out of the ashes (female vocal).
An upbeat, driving country song about enjoying yourself after a long week of hard work.
A piano-driven pop song about still loving someone after they've already left and moved on emotionally.
A fun, uptempo country song about the last year of high school and good memories.
A fun, uptempo country song about the last year of high school and good memories.
A turn on the phrase, "She Got the Best of Me" is about a man who has been left by his wife who took all of his things.
A humorous midtempo country song about loving a woman with a crazy and fun personality.
A mid tempo pop ballad about life in a big city after a breakup.
A catchy uptempo indie rock song about the whole world being together in this life, no matter what it holds.
A humorous midtempo country song about loving a woman with a crazy and fun personality.
A female country song about getting out of a small town and deserving more from life
A country/Americana song about memories of childhood by a river.
A Brian McKnight style pop country crossover about a woman that needs love.
A bluesy country song about a man who can't enjoy music the same way he could with the woman he loved.
A raw, bluesy song about an angry scorned woman.
A fun, quirky, Beatles-esque rock song about a mysterious street.
Retro hip hop.
A raw, guitar-driven rock song about being infatuated by a stranger.
An eerie yet moving hip-hop song that features strong drums and hauntingly unique instruments (e.g. theremin).
An orchestral, club-inspired pop song about the thoughts and infatuation in their lover's head.
A pop summer song
An indie pop duet summer song
A soaring, spacious rock song about finding escape from life in the summer sun.
An easygoing, lazycountry rock song about needing someone's love when they're gone. Similar to Tom Petty or Drive by Truckers.
A passionate song celebrating the love and security that God provides. Features female vocals.
An acoustic country ballad about a father's love for his daughter.
A hip-hop anthem about beating the system and rising up
A beautiful hip-hop/R&B love song that features male rap vocals, male singing, guitar, drums, bells, and strings.
Blues. A Texas style rock song that features electric guitar and bluesy male vocals in the vein of ZZ top.
A driving rock ballad about changing the world by making personal changes for the better.
A moving country song about how much simpler life used to be.
Instrumental
An uptempo driving new grass/bluegrass style tune featuring dobro and fiddle
Lyric
A jazz and hip hop influenced Rnb song about heartbreak. Features airy female vocals and a male rap verse.
A driving indie rock/synth pop song about living for the moment and the night.
A driving rock ballad about changing the world by making personal changes for the better.
A moving pop song about coming to terms with the death of a passionate lover.
A bluesy ballad about having to leave a lover
An acoustic guitar driven rock song about a woman's failed attempt to ease her depression with medication.
A soft rock/pop song about breaking up with someone who said hurtful things.
An upbeat rock song about changing your path in life to live to the fullest. Like Daughtry or Lifehouse.
Female pop rock song about the new year and giving old things a new chance. Like Pink.
A world- and club-influenced pop song about partying and going out.
A soaring, inspirational, uptempo country song about beating the odds.
A rock uptempo song about not trusting other people or this world.
An urban hip-hop party song about going to Vegas with driving drums, strong synth, and funky guitar licks.
A traditional, rat pack style jazz song about Las Vegas that features big band instrumentation- piano, horns, drums, and additional percussion.
Adisallusioned narrator in a country song about having to wait for a man to commit; similar to Miranda Lambert.
Lyric
A short, garage/indie rock song that features drums, bass, distorted guitar and distorted male vocals.
A soaring pop ballad (think Paramore) about the hope to live and not hide behind walls.
A midtempo country song about living through and learning from hardship.
A country midtempo song about a guy inviting a girl to lean on him (male vocal)
A country midtempo inspiring song about the heros in our lives (cancer survivors, soldiers, moms, etc) .
CCM. A mellow, medium tempo pop/rock song featuring leading electric and acoustic guitar.
An upbeat, female-led pop-rock song about overcoming fears in life.
An upbeat, innocent song about recalling and reigniting young love. Features a male-female duet.
An upbeat, innocent song about recalling and reigniting young love. Features a male-female duet.
A pop song about living a positive life and letting go of the past; sounds like a pop Taylor Swift.
Pop. An acoustic ballad about looking to someone else to escape from a downward spiral.
R&B/Pop ballad about a passionate love; like India Arie or Whitney Houston.
A Chinese inspired pop ballad that features male vocals, hand percussion, strings, and an assortment of Chinese instruments.
A mournful pop ballad about a love lost.