Troy’s accomplishments include:


  • 2020 Global Rising Song  Super Round winner (writer), "I Wanna" by Justin Love.
  • October 2020, "Beach Vibes" #1 song on  RadioA1A Trop 40 Charts (writer).
  • Great American Song Contest, 2019 Grand prize wining song with "Lost Amen" (writer).
  • "Take The Trailer"  by The Heels 2019 Canadian Independent Music Awards , Video Of The Year (writer).
  • "Grateful" 2019  ICMA Video Of The Year. #1 song on 4 inspirational charts in 2019 (writer) .


Troy Castellano is songwriter and music producer based out of Nashville Tennessee. After playing years in cover and original bands in his home state of Minnesota, Troy decided move to Nashville to dedicate his time to, as he puts it, “create instead of imitate”. A true songwriter at heart he enjoys the process of creating something from the ether and touching people with it. Troy says “that’s the best reward any creator could ever ask for, to touch and move people!" Since moving to Nashville he has had a number of independent cuts and continues to pitch his songs to major and upcoming country artists.

Other notable accomplishments:


Music placements on multiple TV shows on CMT, MTV, TLC, DISCOVERY, CW, SPIKE, FOX, as well as others. Played guitar on Tommy Lee’s (of Motley Crue) 2010 Methods Of Mayhem release,  #1 Country Video on iTunes (2017), multiple independent artist cuts, winner of BOB 106 FM’s Texaco Country Showdown (2013), regional finalist of NewSong Mountain Stage Songwriting contest (2013), winner of Industry Midwest Music Meltdown Summit songwriting competition (Milwaukee WI, 2010), winner of KQRS 92 FM’s Battle of the Bands, plays Midway Stadium with Cheap Trick and Styx (St. Paul Minnesota, 2011).