Cadogan co-wrote 10 of the 14 songs on the debut Third Eye Blind album, which has sold in excess of 6 million copies.

Having signed to Elektra Records in 1996, the band’s first album, Third Eye Blind, became an immediate success after its release in 1997. The album had five alternative rock and pop singles, including “Graduate”, “Losing a Whole Year” and the BMI award winning “How’s It Going to Be”, co-written by Kevin Cadogan. Cadogan co-wrote 10 of the 14 songs on the album, which has sold in excess of 6 million copies. He also co-wrote 6 of the 13 songs on Third Eye Blind’s second release, the double platinum album Blue.