Counting Crows lead singer who had a hit with "Mr. Jones" and sang "Accidentally in Love" for the Shrek 2 soundtrack.
He attended both University of California Davis and Berkeley but graduated from neither school.
He has been open about his diagnosis of depersonalization disorder.
He grew up in a Jewish family and has a sister named Nicole.
He and Counting Crows have been heavily influenced by The Band, Van Morrison, Nirvana, and many others.