Pop rock singer whose albums Room for Squares and Heavier Things both achieved multi-platinum status. His best known songs include "No Such Thing," "Waiting on the World to Change," and "Daughters,"
He worked at a gas station for over a year in order to buy a Stevie Ray Vaughan Stratocaster. When he was young, he had to be hospitalized for cardiac dysrhythmia.
He won a Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Your Body Is a Wonderland" in 2002.
In 2007, he collaborated with Kanye West on the song "Bittersweet."