Donovan Is a published songwriter from the Conway / Little Rock area of Arkansas.
Don writes in Country , Americana, Blues, and Contemporary Christian genres..
His musical influences and favorites are:
The Beatles, Eagles , Elvis Presley , Johnny Cash, Roger Miller , Rodney Crowell , Guy Clark , Eric Clapton, Vince Gill, James Taylor, also current artists like Keith Urban , The Alabama Shakes, & Chris Tomlin. Don's goal as a songwriter is to secure cuts by major or indie artists. If you are interested in using or recording his material click on the contact link at the top of this page .
All songs on this site music & lyrics by Donovan Tucker BMI (c), except "The Gift" co-written with Adam Avery (ASCAP).
My album Love Sounds is now available on Itunes & Amazon !
Featuring 12 of my original songs. I appreciate your support! This album also features two versions of "The Gift" , with vocal performances from both Jay Speight & Julia Schmidt.
Dec 2013 Jay Speight wins Vocalist of the Month for singing my song ,"I Found You" by SingerUniverse.com
June 2014named "one to watch by NSAI
(3nd time to make list).
Honorable Mention for
Last Call For Arkansas - "Wow, what story
telling. Reminds me of Guy Clark, Townes, Jimmy Webb, etc. Amazing visual imagery in this ! - Rex Benson - Music Publisher
Song :I Found You - Love what you've done with this song!!! Bout as good as it gets.
Wonderful melody. Production really showcases your writing. Nicely done young man ! Reviewer: Mike Lewis - Recording artist
Oct 2013 Love Sounds finalist in Songs That Save Contest to benefit St. Judes Hosp
June 2014 Signed publishing contract for Last Call For Arkansas withPen Music Croup.
" Don - It's A Dog's Life is Brilliant ! I have enjoyed listening to your music." Vince Martini - The Hi-Balls Reverbnation Artist'