A former industry executive and university professor, Jim Beavers has had songs recorded by artists such as Dierks Bentley, Brad Paisley, Montgomery Gentry, Brooks & Dunn and Trace Adkins to name a few.

Career highlights include "Trying to Stop Your Leaving," recorded by Dierks Bentley and Brad Paisley's "Mr. Policeman." Recently, he had back-to-back #1's with Gary Allan's "Watching Airplanes" and Billy Currington's "Don't".