Guitarist, songwriter, and singer who gained fame as a member of Grammy Award-nominated piano band The Fray.
He played piano and then switched to guitar. He worked as an auto damage appraiser while he was a student.
The Fray's song "How to Save a Life" peaked at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified double Platinum in 2005.
He married actress Candice Accola on October 18, 2014.
He and Isaac Slade have performed together in The Fray.