Vocalist and multi-instrumentalist most well-known because the frontman from the indie rock-band Foster individuals. This year 2010, he scored a significant crossover hit using the one “Pumped Up Kicks,” that was nominated for the Grammy for Greatest Pop Duo/Group Functionality. He battled with severe medication addiction as an adolescent. He wrote industrial jingles for Mophonics prior to making it big with Foster individuals. He includes a tattoo of boxing gloves honoring his grandfather, who was simply a boxer. He was created in California, but was raised in Ohio. He was highlighted over the Kimbra melody “Warrior” in the singer’s 2011 record Vows.