David Ryan Adams is an American alt-country/rock singer-songwriter. He was born on November 5, 1974 in Jacksonville, North Carolina, United States. Originally part of the group Whiskeytown, Ryan Adams leave the band to practice a solo career. A resident for a very long time of New York City, Adams is maybe best known for his song "New York, New York" off his seriously approve second album Gold. He has released five more solo albums and five albums with the support the of the band "The Cardinals".
Adams also produced albums by Jesse Malin and Willie Nelson and back up to the albums of several artists including America, Minnie Driver, Cowboy Junkies, Leona Naess, Toots & the Maytals, Beth Orton and Krista Polvere, Counting Crows, Norah Jones. In 2002, he came on CMT Crossroads with friend Elton John.
In 2009, Adams leave the band "The Cardinals" and annuncaite that he was taking a break from music.Afterwards, a while later, Adams started his own record label PAX AM and began releasing already the unreleased albums.
Adams has authored two books of short stories and poems which entitled "Infinity Blues" and "Hello Sunshine".
In March 10, 2009, Adams married singer and actress Mandy Moore in Savannah, Georgia.