Singer David Gray burst onto the British soft rock scene with his sympathetic vocals and characteristic demeanor in the early 2000s. After a bit of time passed, Gray began to achieve commercial success, catapulting him into the public eye to broad acclaim. His international fan base and meaty discography are testament to Gray's popular appeal. His rock-pop style features acoustic vocals and a richly melodic sound. Despite a three-year hiatus due to exhaustion, Gray has remained a fixture in the music scene, collaborating with such artists as Annie Lennox and contributing his music to be featured in a variety of different film and television works.