Ryan Adams was born 5th November 1974 and is from North Carolina, United States.
His unique blend of country and alternative rock has catapulted him into fame, with his smash hit album Heartbreaker (2000) that was nominated for the American Shortlist Music Prize in 2001.
Ryan Adams has been producing music for over twenty years under different groups such as The Patty Duke Syndrome and The Cardinals as well as working on solo projects.
He has collaborated with a number of super-stars, including Elton John for TV show CMT Crossroad, where country singers are paired off with musicians from other genres of music.
Top selling albums include Rock N Roll (2003), Cold Roses (2005) (with The Cardinals) and Ashes & Fire (2011).