A highly successful blues musician and singer-songwriter, John Mayer has achieved multi-platinum status as a recording artist, winning the Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance in 2003. Though he started in traditional acoustic rock, his career morphed into blues after collaborations with B.B. King and Eric Clapton. He picked up two more Grammy Awards in 2007 for his blues influenced works. Mayer has sold more than 20 million albums worldwide. He can play nine different instruments in addition to singing vocals: guitar, piano, harmonica, percussion, flute, violin, clarinet, vibraphone and omnichord.
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