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Hawaii Five-O (CBS) featured Jeff’s song “One Of The Ones” co-written with artist Aidan James in episode 417. Primetime, baby!

Jeff appears as an undercover classmate in Episode 418 of the hit drama Hawaii Five-O on April 4. He’s also seen as a secret service agent (aka Man In Black) in episode 409 and a SWAT team member in 401.  Tune in to to see the action.

CDs available at iTunes: including Things That Matter and Play Your Heart Out. CDs always available at all Jeff’s shows.

Nashville songwriter, guitarist and producer Jeff Dayton is a dynamic, energetic and interactive artist. From tours, songwriting  appearing on the Grand Ole Opry and a new CD release, to producing and artist-in-residence music teaching, Jeff is one of Music City’s busiest talents.

He’s proven himself a versatile musician, writer and artist on his tours with Kenny Chesney, Glen Campbell and songs with George Strait and Sarah Darling, producing Buck Owens and more. Aloha!

Welcome and aloha!



Catch Jeff in the hit CBS drama Hawaii Five-O. Jeff is in three episodes this season.

Jeff appeared in the ABC series “Nashville” this year and is seen in four episodes last season.

Jeff will be in “The Identical,” starring Ashley Judd, Ray Liotta, Seth Green, due out in 2014

Jeff and Sarah Darling were featured songwriters on Words & Music on Nashville’s Channel 5


Jeff performed two original songs with Sarah Darling on the Grand Ole Opry

Jeff was one of the featured guest writers at the Frank Brown Int’l. Songwriters Festival in 2013

For the sixth consecutive year, Jeff performed at the Kauai Music Festival in July 2013

Jeff just completed his tenth Hawaii tour and will return to the islands late summer 2014.


New airplay reported in the UK on TamesSideRadio

Jeff’s songs are getting played on Permanent Vacation, Beachfront and Big Burrito Radio

KONG FM 93.3 on the island of Kauai has Jeff’s song Never Been Better in rotation

Switzerland’s Radio Suissé featured Jeff and music from his new CD... in German!

International radio airplay includes the Netherlands, Sweden, Australia and the UK


New songs on the new album by Christie Huff, produced by Jeff in Nashville

New song cut by Maiden Dixie, “The Waiting’s Done” on their debut CD. First single on radio

Jeff has a hot new song “Grain of Salt” on Shane Martin’s newest CD


Music Row Magazine , Nashville’s top music industry publication, says  the single “Never Been Better”  has “a cool attitude, and the rocking track backs it up all the way.

Music News Nashville choses Jeff’s new  CD for a Featured review


Shipwrecks, Pirates and Gold

You Don’t Mess With Happy

There For You

Check out Jeff’s latest music video 

Here is a sampling of tracks from Jeff’s three earlier CDs: