One year after winning a 2009 MTV Video Music Award, this Chicago-based singer and Songwriter recorded his debut studio album, The Ladder. His second album, Black Bear, was released in 2013.
His single "Sky's Still Blue" was used in a commercial for Microsoft Windows.
Born Drew Fortson, he was raised in Wheaton, Illinois. He married in the summer of 2012; his song "Pieces," which was released that same year, was dedicated to his wife.
He has toured with Washington-born singer Allen Stone.