Jack Johnson is an alternative rock and surf pop singer and guitarist from Hawaii. An avid surfer and skateboarder, Johnson did not persue a music career until taking time off to recuperate after a surfing accident.
Brushfire Fairytales, Jack Johnson's debut album, was released to critical acclaim in 2001. The album charted in the US, Australia and England. His followup album, 2003's On and On, peaked at #3 in the United States and reached #2 in Australia. His 2006 album, Sing-A-Longs and Lullabies for the Film Curious George, did even better, reaching the number one spot on the charts in the United States, Canada and Australia.