John Paul White, with his song writing partner Joy Williams, a.k.a. The Civil Wars, have quickly become one of the most popular groups in the world. Their music has been featured in everything from TV shows, movies and presidential performances. Their two studio albums, Barton Hallow and The Civil Wars, showcase their unique Americana acoustic style. Both albums reached the #10 on Billboard charts. Within three years they earned four GRAMMY Awards for Best Country Duo/Group Performance, Best Song, and Best Folk Album.
John Paul White is a Loretto, Tennessee native who doesn’t think he's a great guitar player and views himself as a songwriter more than a star. Yet he's one of today's most celebrated acoustic guitar players, has toured the world and has appeared on shows such as The Tonight Show, Austin City Limits, VH1 Unplugged, Good Morning America, A Prairie Home Companion and Later with Jools Holland. John Paul White is a great singer, songwriter, performer and guitar player.