Folk singer known for hit songs like "You've Got a Friend" and "Fire and Rain" and who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
He suffered from depression starting his senior year of high school and would spend twenty hours a day sleeping.
He has won five Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year.
He married Carly Simon in 1972, Kathryn Walker in 1985, and then Caroline Kim Smedvig in 2001. He has three sons named Ben, Rufus and Henry and a daughter named Sally.
He has collaborated with many well-respected Musicians, including Joni Mitchell.