Jason Mraz (born June 23, 1977 in Mechanicsville, Virginia) is a Grammy-winning American singer-songwriter. Mraz’s stylistic influences include reggae, pop, rock, folk, jazz, and hip hop.
Mraz released his debut album, Waiting for My Rocket to Come in 2002 but it was not until the release of his second album, Mr. A-Z that Mraz achieved commercial success. The album peaked at number five on the Billboard Hot 200 and sold over one hundred thousand copies in the US. In 2008, Mraz released his third studio album, We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 was a commercial success worldwide, peaking in the top ten of many international charts.
Mraz’s international breakthrough came with the release of lead single from We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. titled “I’m Yours”. The single peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot 100, giving Mraz his first top ten single. The song was a huge commercial success in the US with it receiving a triple-Platinum certification from the RIAA for sales of over three million. The song was successful internationally and topped the charts in New Zealand and Norway and peaking in the top ten of multiple international charts.
Mraz also owns an avocado farm in Northern San Diego County near Fallbrook.
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia
Jason Mraz in the news
Lakeshore Records To Release The Midnight Sun Soundtrack On March 16, 2018
Double Platinum Recording Artists "Portugal. The Man" Honored By NTI For Their Work With Individuals With Disabilities Nationwide
ASCAP "I Create Music" Expo 2018 Debuts First Taste Of Grammy-Winning, Multi-Platinum Lineup: Jason Mraz, Marc Cohn, Darrell Brown, Dan Wilson, Claudia Brant, Desmond Child, Marcus Miller, Paul Williams, Billie Eilish + Finneas O'Connell
LP Debuts Tony Succar & Mona Tavakoli Artist Cajons
Tvpage Launches Interactive Video Commerce Experience For Taylor Guitars
Songtrust Expands Business Operations To Europe; Names Mandy Aubry Director, Global Business Development
RIVVRS Releases Heartbreakingly Raw Single "Don't Give Up On Me''
Justin Hibbert [I] Drops The Unforgettable New Album "What [I] Am"
Atlantic Records' Julie Greenwald To Keynote 'Music's Leading Ladies Speak Out' Session At Music Biz 2017 In Interview With NPR Music's Ann Powers
Taylor Guitars And American Girl Musically Inspire Young Girls With Collaboration On Special Edition Guitar For Singer/Songwriter Character, Tenney Grant
Thu July 13 Chicago, IL Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island Fri July 14 Toledo, OH Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre Sat July 15 Rochester Hills, MI Meadow Brook Amphitheatre Sun July 16 Cleveland, OH Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
Americana Artist Lisa Bouchelle Shifts From Jersey Shore Roots To A National Audience, Releases EP, Duet With John Popper
MTV EMA Nominee Oliver Sean's First Move On Radio Worldwide
Taylor Guitars Unveils New Entry-level Academy Series, Breakthrough GS Mini Bass And Premium 800 Deluxe Series
Jason Mraz Joins Jackson Browne & Bonnie Raitt For A Benefit Concert At Standing Rock To Stand In Solidarity With Standing Rock
(11/11/2016)||Songs by Jason Mraz|