Eddie Vedder (born Edward Louis Severson; December 23, 1964) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who is best known for being the lead vocalist and one of three guitarists of the alternative rock band Pearl Jam. Known for his distinctive and powerful vocals, he has been ranked at #7 on a list of "Best Lead Singers of All Time", compiled by Rolling Stone. He is also involved in soundtrack work and contributes to albums by other artists. In 2007, Vedder released his first solo album as a soundtrack for the film Into the Wild (2007). His second album, Ukulele Songs, along with a live DVD titled Water on the Road, was released on 31 May 2011.
Every time I see the Spice Girls, it makes me want to try to fly by climbing my roof and strapping bricks to my shoes.
I don't need drugs. Life is already tragic enough.
If it's a good cause, I'll play just about anything.
|Song Title||Year Released *||Song Rank|
|Full Name at Birth||Edward Louis Severson III|
|Other Names||Eddie Mueller|
|Date of Birth||December 23, 1964|
|Birthplace||Evanston, Illinois, USA|
|Height||5' 7½" (171 cm)|
|High School||San Dieguito Academy, San Diego, California|
|Occupation||Singer, Musician, Songwriter|
|Claim to Fame||Lead singer for Pearl Jam|