Tom Waits

American singer-songwriter and actor (born 1949)

Thomas Alan "Tom" Waits (born December 7, 1949) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and composer. He is known for his distinct voice, electric instrumentation, and occasionally surreal lyrics. His work often includes elements of the blues, jazz, and musical theatre.

Tom Waits
Background information
Birth nameThomas Alan Waits
Born (1949-12-07) December 7, 1949 (age 73)
Pomona, California, United States
GenresRock, experimental
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, musician, actor, composer
InstrumentsVocals, piano, guitar
Years active1972–present
LabelsAsylum Records, Island Records, ANTI-
WebsiteOfficial website