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Folds went solo, releasing Benjamin Scott Folds was born on September 12, 1966, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

The son of a carpenter, Folds began playing the piano at the age of 9, after his father brought one home for the family as payment for a job.

Benjamin Scott Folds (born September 12, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter and record producer.

From 1995 to 2000, Folds was the frontman and pianist of the alternative rock band Ben Folds Five.

Born in North Carolina in 1966, Ben Folds began collaborating with friends and fellow musicians Darren Jessee and Robert Sledge in 1994, and the trio soon became known as "Ben Folds Five." The band released their first, self-titled album the next year, followed by 1997's , which included the hits "Brick" and "Battle of Who Could Care Less." With Folds on vocals, Ben Folds Five became known for their fresh, soothing melodies and guitar-less sound, finding a spot in the "nerd-rock" music scene.

Following a third release, the band broke up in 2000.

After the group temporarily disbanded, Folds performed as a solo artist and has toured all over the world. He has also collaborated with musicians such as William Shatner, Regina Spektor and "Weird Al" Yankovic and undertaken experimental songwriting projects with authors such as Nick Hornby and Neil Gaiman.

"He's like my show-biz dad," Folds says of Shatner.Folds assumed the status of de facto Australian when he married Frally Hynes in 1999 and moved to her home town of Adelaide.