When Rogers isn’t on the road he is writing music with some of Nashville’s best songwriters. His song, "Coal," has won several songwriting awards recently from NSAI/CMT, Music City Songstar, American Songwriter Lyric Contest, and Mid-Atlantic Song Contest. He achieved the top award from Music City SongStar for his song, "She Was Everything." Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) and CMT selected his song “I Was Raised” for a songwriting achievement award. It went on to be selected by NSAI as a Top 40 song.