Corey Lee Barker
Creative Director


Hookline Publishing is a Nashville based Publishing company that creates music of all genres for artists, television, Film and company jingles. ​​

Hookline is also striving to be the go to publishing company for Christmas music as well.

The Creative Director, Corey Lee Barker, has been responsible for over 600 artist cuts and TV placements over the years and shows no signs of slowing down. Some previous accolades include William Shatner, Home Free, TG Sheppard, Vince Gill, Neal McCoy, Johnny Lee, Bill Anderson and Daryl Singletary (among others).  He has also placed songs with the Hallmark Channel, Animal Planet, Smallville, The Messengers, Tom's Wildlife and many more. We are more than happy to write or find songs for your next project or movie, no matter how big or small. 

Reach out to [email protected] or call 615-554-7477 for more details.  

*We are currently not accepting outside songs.  


Our latest breakthrough:

September - Molly Adele Brown releases Hookline song "Only Human" along with video, promoting kindness and equality for all. 

September - 2 Hookline songs recorded by Andrew Marshall for his upcoming album

November 1st - Jeff Bates sends his new Hookline Christmas single "When Christmas gets a hold of me" to Radio
Nov 4th - 2 songs by Hookline Writer Corey Lee Barker placed in Halmark Movie "Road to Christmas"

Nov 20th - "Blingle Bells" placed in Halmark movie "Hope at Christmas"