This recognition provided White opportunities to collaborate with famous artists, including Loretta Lynn and Bob Dylan.
In 2006, White founded The Raconteurs with Brendan Benson, and in 2009 founded The Dead Weather with Alison Mosshart of The Kills.
) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor.
He is known as the lead singer and guitarist of duo The White Stripes.
White is also a board member of the Library of Congress' National Recording Preservation Foundation.
High Voltage." In 2008, White collaborated with Alicia Keys on the song "Another Way to Die", the theme song for the James Bond film Quantum of Solace.
The result was the band's debut album, Broken Boy Soldiers.
Reaching the Top Ten charts in both the US and the UK, including eight dates as the opening act for Bob Dylan.
He and Meg White married in 1996, but divorced in 2000, before the height of the band's fame. He was married to model and singer Karen Elson from 2005 to 2013; they have a son and daughter. In 2005, on 60 Minutes, he told Mike Wallace that his life could have turned out differently.
"I'd got accepted to a seminary in Wisconsin, and I was gonna become a priest, but at the last second I thought, 'I'll just go to public school.' I had just gotten a new amplifier in my bedroom, and I didn't think I was allowed to take it with me." Although Third Man Upholstery never lacked business, he claims it was unprofitable due to his complacency about money and his business practices that were perceived as unprofessional, including making bills out in crayon and writing poetry inside the furniture.