Nashville native and Grammy-nominated musician who toured with many artists and built up a uniquely devoted fanbase.
He attended Western Kentucky University, originally planning to become a high school history teacher and basketball coach.
He recorded the theme song You Make Me Happy for Still Standing, the popular CBS sitcom that ran from 2002 until 2006.
His father and uncles were musicians who had a profound influence on the development of his style. He has a brother named Josh. He and his wife Julia have two sons.
He opened shows for Michelle Branch, Needtobreathe, and Sugarland.