PRODUCER / SONGWRITER
- Worked on 6 Grammy-nominated albums
- Earned 2 Dove Awards including 2010 Producer Of The Year
- Collaborated on over 100 albums in the last 10 years
- Written and produced several Billboard #1 radio singles
Has worked with Fireflight, Tenth Ave North, MUTEMATH, Sactus Real, Ellie Holcomb, Jon Foreman, TobyMac, Amy Grant, Chris McClarney, Rachel Lampa, Morgan Harper Nichols, Kayleigh O'Connor, Rush Of Fools, Mikeschair, Amy Guess, Michael W Smith, Kristian Stanfill, Kensington Moore (KENZ), Todd Agnew, Jason Gray, The Color, Sixteen Cities, Bebo Norman, Brenton Brown, Building 429, Satellites & Sirens, Aaron Shust, Paul Baloche, The Museum, Revive, Pocket Full Of Rocks, Meredith Andrews, Lindsay McCaul, The Advice, Holly Starr, Jimmy Needham, Warren Barfield, The Great Romance, Veridia, Carlos Whitaker, Ben Cantelon, Sarah Reeves, Falling Up, Anthony Evans, Nicol Sponberg, Magen Thurman, Chris August, Steven Curtis Chapman, Leeland, Plumb, Britt Nicole, David Crowder, Tree63, Kari Jobe, Josh Wilson, Jeremy Camp, Kierra "Kiki" Sheard, Antonio Neal, Rebecca St. James, Tim Hughes, Starfield, Andy Hunter, Jump5, ZOEgirl, Avalon, Darlene McCoy, Joy Williams, Jared Anderson, Aaron Keyes, Jason Castro, Kerrie Roberts, Nathan Tasker, Jim Brickman, Grey Holiday, Michael Olson, V3, Canopy Red, Katelyn McCarter, Mike Lee, Lexi Elisha, David Dunn, Seventh Time Down.
Rusty Varenkamp is a Grammy-nominated and Dove Award winning producer/songwriter based out of Nashville. Some of his projects include collaborations with Tenth Ave North, MUTEMATH, TobyMac, Ellie Holcomb, Kristian Stanfill, Sanctus Real, Building 429, Fireflight, Myon&Shane54 & Toby Lightman. Most of his work has been in the pop/rock/dance/electro genre(s).
In addition to a career of making albums and singles, he has also successfully written and produced for film & tv. Some of his songs include placements with MTV, VH1, Provident Films, ABC, CBS and CW.
Born and raised in California, he relocated to the Nashville suburb of Franklin, TN in the late 90s, where he currently works out of his basement studio.