Jake Smith

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Birthday
12, 1984
Birthplace
Louisiana
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
12, 1984 (age 34)
Birthplace
Louisiana

About

Singer-songwriter and guitarist known for his Christian themed-songs, as heard on 2007's Real, 2009's Summertime Pneumonia and 2010's Everyone Comes from Somewhere. He has played sold-out shows at venues like the House of Blues and performed on the main stage of JazzFest.

Before Fame

He grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana and attended Louisiana State University before dropping out to pursue a career in music. He landed his first record deal in 2007.

Trivia

He built his audience as a touring opener for the band Better Than Ezra. His album Everyone Comes from Somewhere was recorded at the studio co-owned by the band's bassist, Tom Drummond.

Family Life

He married Allie Smith, with whom he has children.

Associated With

He has played shows with singer Shawn McDonald.