John Mayer

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Biography

  • Birth Name: John Clayton Mayer
  • Birth Place: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/16/1977, Libra
  • Profession: Musician; songwriter
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John Mayer Fast Facts:
  • Started playing the guitar at age 13. After high school, took time off to practice his songwriting skills while working at a gas station.
  • In 2005, made a surprise visit to his high school for his Hall of Fame induction but was not allowed to attend the ceremony for security reasons.
  • Received the Hal David Starlight Award at the 2006 Songwriters Hall of Fame Awards.
  • In October 2011, was diagnosed with an inflammatory condition in his throat that required surgery. The condition was later complicated and in March 2012, he was forced to cancel his scheduled tour. He recovered and began a world tour in July 2013.
  • Is a collector of rare and expensive timepieces.
 
  • John Mayer Relationships:
  • Jennifer Aniston - Ex-significant Other
  • Jessica Simpson - Ex-significant Other
  • Ben Mayer - Brother
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt - Ex-significant Other
  • Margaret Mayer - Mother
  • Carl Mayer - Brother
  • Richard Mayer - Father
  • Katy Perry - Ex-significant Other
  • Annie Hoffman - Grandmother
  • John Mayer Awards:
  • 2008 Grammy: Best Male Pop Vocal Performance - Winner
  • 2004 Grammy: Song of the Year - Winner
  • 2008 Grammy: Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance - Winner
  • 2011 CMT Music Awards: CMT Performance of the Year - Nominee
  • 2006 Grammy: Best Male Pop Vocal Performance - Winner
  • 2002 Grammy: Best Male Pop Vocal Performance - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Best Pop Vocal Album - Winner
  • 2004 Grammy: Best Male Pop Vocal Performance - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended Berklee College of Music, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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