Singer, keyboardist, and lyricist for the psychedelic band MGMT, which was nominated for a Best New Artist Grammy Award in 2010.
He took piano lessons during his childhood and later played in the jazz band at his high school.
The MGMT song, "Electric Feel," was remixed by the French band, Justice. The remixed version won a 2009 Grammy Award.
He was born in Indiana to David Goldwasser and Rachel Hunter.
He met his MGMT bandmate, Andrew VanWyngarden, while both were students at Connecticut's Wesleyan University.