David Mead

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3, 1973
New York City, NY
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3, 1973 (age 47)
New York City, NY


Nashville-based singer and songwriter best known for opening for a variety of popular musical artists like John Mayer, Liz Phair, and Shelby Lynne. His music has also been featured in films and shows like Everwood, Private Practice, and The Sweetest Thing.

Before Fame

He began his singing career as a child, performing in his church choir and acting in school musicals like The Sound of Music. Then, at thirteen, he received his first guitar and began writing songs. Three years later he was performing professionally.


He founded two popular musical sideprojects: the power trio known as Elle Macho and the pop group Davey Ukulele & The Gag Time Gang.

Family Life

His father was a traveling salesman and his mother was a school teacher. In 2005, he married artist Natalie Cox, however they divorced three years later.

Associated With

He has been praised for his songwriting ability by artists like Taylor Swift and Fountains of Wayne's Adam Schlesinger.