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    Jack Johnson

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    Genre:Alternative, Rock, Ethnic/Folk, Pop
    Rank:736 history »
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    4.7/5 from 9 users
    Albums:15
    Songs:181

    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1
    2,381 4.2/5
    Better Together lyrics
    2
    8,611 4.4/5
    Sitting, Waiting, Wishing lyrics
    3Bubbletoes (Tradução) lyrics
    4Confused lyrics
    5The Upsetter lyrics
    6Hightide or Lowtide lyrics
    7
    5.0/5
    Belle lyrics
    8
    5.0/5
    Cookie Jar lyrics
    9Sunshine lyrics
    10Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain lyrics
    Jack Johnson feat. Willie Nelson

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    1
    1,777 4.0/5
    In Between Dreams [2005]
    2
    2,617 5.0/5
    Brushfire Fairytales [2001]
    3
    6,331
    En Concert [2009]
    4
    9,163
    On And On [2003]
    5
    3.0/5
    Maybe This Christmas [2002]
    6Some Live Songs EP [2004]
    7
    5.0/5
    Thicker Than Water [original soundtrack] [2003]
    8The September Sessions [2002]
    9Jack Johnson & Friends: Best Of Kokua Festival [2003]
    10From Here To Now To You Live Ep

    Biography

    Jack Hody Johnson (born May 18, 1975 in North Shore, Oahu, Hawaii) is a singer-songwriter, accomplished professional surfer and filmmaker who has achieved critical and commercial success and a dedicated following since he first appeared on G. Love & Special Sauce's album Philadelphonic. The release of his 2001 debut album, Brushfire Fairytales further cemented his popularity and he has since released four more successful albums including 2003's On and On, 2005's In Between Dreams, 2008's Sleep Through the Static and 2010's To The Sea. He has also released a live concert album and DVD, En Concert and recorded the soundtrack to the film Curious George.

    Jack learned to play the guitar at age 14, but was a professional surfer until an accident at Pipeline in which his front teeth were knocked out and he received more than 150 stitches. While he was recovering in bed, he spent his time writing songs and playing guitar. However, Jack didn't seriously pursue a career in the arts until his college years at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Jack Johnson also played rhythm guitar for the party band "Soil" in 1999, and graduated with a degree in film.

    He has written, recorded, and released the albums Brushfire Fairytales (2001), On and On (2003), In Between Dreams (2005), Sing-A-Longs and Lullabies For The Film Curious George (2006), Sleep Through The Static (2008) and To The Sea (2010), he has also been on 3 soundtracks "September Sessions" from the film The September Sessions, "Thicker Than Water" from the film Thicker Than Water, "Sprout", "A Broke Down Melody" Ep and "Some Live Songs EP". Several of his songs are also featured in the movie "Out Cold". His latest album - Sleep Through The Static - reached the top 10 of the US charts.

    In (2009) A live album and DVD of Jack's (2008) world tour to promote the release of Sleep Through The Static album. The DVD entitled En Concert, was released on October 27, 2009. The DVD was directed by Emmett Malloy.

    On June 1, 2010, Johnson released his fifth studio album, To The Sea, on Brushfire Records/Universal Republic, which was recorded using Solar Powered energy at his Mango Tree Studio in Hawaii, and the Plastic Plant in LA . To The Sea was co produced by Robert Carranza, Jack Johnson, and his bandmates Merlo Podlewski, Zach Gill and Adam Topol and features guest appearances from G. Love, and Paula Fuga.

    Jack Johnson is currently on a world tour promoting To The Sea while continually encouraging his concert attendees to pay greater respect for our planet. An active promoter of environmental causes like Explore.org and One Percent For The Planet, Johnson's 2010 world tour will continue to collaborate with local non-profit groups around the world, according to his website. He will once again donate 100% of his tour profits to support environmental, art, and music education. Learn more about Jack Johnson's current environmental commitments to our planet at: www.AllAtOnce.org

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       FadingCrash says:
      025-09-2011 08:51
       
      can't get it out of my head!
       Dark_Hawk says:
      010-09-2011 22:59
       
      I LOVE this song!!!
       idanosh6 says:
      025-06-2011 20:10
       
       Foolippa says:
      001-06-2011 17:12
       
       meuf_rouge8 says:
      020-05-2011 05:25
       
      i love this song!! the lyrics are simple and perfect!!
       idanosh6 says:
      023-04-2011 22:35
       
       serialmana says:
      031-03-2011 12:00
       
      My favourite song by Jack Johnson!
       mate276 says:
      027-12-2010 18:26
       
      good song, easy to sing.
       isiperez says:
      003-11-2010 17:43
       
       ieshie_ says:
      007-05-2010 02:44
       
      i love everything about this song
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