Lead singer for the Australian alternative rock band Savage Garden, which won ten ARIA Music Awards in 1997.
He went to the University of Queensland to pursue a degree in teaching, but dropped out of college to launch his music career.
Some of his band's biggest hits include, "I Want You," "Truly Madly Deeply," and "Crash and Burn."
He married Colby Hayes Taylor in 1994; after their divorce in 2000. After coming out as gay he married Richard Cullen in 2006.