Uncle Kracker

  • Birth name: Matthew Shafer
  • Years active: 1987 - today
  • Born: 06 - 06 - 1974
  • Genre: Rock , Pop , Country
Biography: Is there anyone better to tell it like it is than one's kid? In January 2008, when Uncle Kracker began to write the songs that appear on his new album Happy Hour, it was his eight year-old daughter who suggested that he try writing something a little less downbeat than usual. "She said to me, 'I can't really dance to any of your songs,'" the father of three says with a laugh. "Not that I needed to...  [read more]