Although born in New Jersey, this Houston-area-raised singer/songwriter has won the hearts of millions of country music fans all over the world. Proficient with multiple instruments, Black has poured out over 28 Top 5 singles, including four #1 Hits on his debut CD. Known as a songwriter who is creative as well as commercial, Black has enjoyed an immensely lucrative career thus far and is recognized as one of the best-selling country singers of the 1990s. He is married to actress Lisa Hartman who traveled with him to war-torn Somalia in 1993, giving them the distinction of being the first entertainers to visit U.S. troops stationed there.