John Mayer
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"John Clayton Mayer" is an American singer-songwriter and producer.Rolling Stone Music (2001)

[http://www.rollingstone.com/music/artists/john-mayer/biography "John Mayer: Biography"] Rolling Stone. Retrieved August 21, 2011 He was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and raised in Fairfield, Connecticut/Fairfield. Mayer attended Berklee College of Music in Boston and moved to Atlanta in 1997, where he refined his skills and gained a following. He now lives in Montana. His first two studio albums, Room for Squares (2001) and Heavier Things (2003), did well commercially, achieving music recording sales certification/multi-platinum status. In 2003 he won a Grammy Award for Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance/Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Your Body Is a Wonderland."

Mayer began his career performing mainly acoustic rock, but gradually moved towards the blues genre in 2005 by collaborating with blues artists such as B. B. King, Buddy Guy, and Eric Clapton and by forming the John Mayer Trio. Blues influences can be heard throughout his 2005 live album Try! and his third studio album Continuum (John Mayer album)/Continuum.

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