Biography of Jack Johnson
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Born and raised on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii, Pop-Rock singer, song writer Jack Johnson began surfing the Pipeline at age 10 and started playing guitar when he was 14, eventually Johnson left home to study film at University of California.
Returning to Hawaii he worked on surf cinema documentary entitled "Thicker Than Water".
By this point he discovered his music talent and in early 2001 released his first album, "Brushfire Fairytales"; the record made an impressive impact at radio with an adult-alternative slant reaching the #34 on The Billboard Top 200 chart; it included the single "Flake" which peaked at #22 on Modern Rock Tracks chart and another Modern Rock top 40 hit, "Bubble Toes".
Johnson's second full-length CD, "On And On", was released in Ma...more >>