Who wrote 'Home' by Phillip Phillips?
The song "Home", sung by American Idol winner Phillip Phillips as his coronation song, was co-written by Greg Holden and Drew Pearson. It was produced by Drew Pearson and chosen by Jimmy Iovine.
"Home" was officially released as a digital download on May 23, 2012, after Phillips won Season 11 of American Idol. Phillips first sung "Home" on the show's final performance night on May 22, 2012, the night before he was declared the winner.
"Home" debuted at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 and broke the record for digital sales for any one week period of all American Idol coronation songs. NBC has increased the song's popularity and sales by playing "Home" between segments of their coverage of gymnastics at the 2012 London Olympics.