Andy Grammer is an American singer-songwriter signed to Steve Greenberg's S-Curve Records. His debut album, Andy Grammer, was officially released on June 14, 2011. He was born in Los Angeles, but grew up in Chester, New York, graduating from Monroe-Woodbury High School. At 20, he returned to the Los Angeles area, where he currently resides. His father is Singer-songwriter, Red Grammer.
Grammer started as a busker on the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica and later performed in the Viper Room, the Roxy Theatre (West Hollywood) and the House of Blues. His debut video "Keep Your Head Up" (starring Rainn Wilson was an iTunes video of the week in 2010, and the version on the artist's site uses an interactive interface that allows the viewer to "send the singer into goofy scenarios". It has since debuted at #94 on the Billboard Hot 100 and peaked at #54. Andy Grammer's debut album sales for the first week earned him the #1 spot on the Billboard New Artist Chart.