Born Stewart Ransom Miller II and better known by his stage name of Rhett Miller, this alternative country vocalist is famous as the frontman of a Dallas, Texas band called Old 97's. His solo albums include Mythologies, The Instigator, and The Believer.
Before beginning his music career, he briefly studied creative writing at Sarah Lawrence College in New York.
Prior to establishing Old 97's, he recorded an album titled Under a Radio Sun with a short lived alternative band called Sleepy Heroes.
His marriage to fashion model Erica Iahn resulted in a son named Max and a daughter named Soleil.
He recorded a duet with singer Rachel Yamagata.