(born John Anthony Gillis
; Detroit, July 9, 1975), often credited as Jack White III
, is an American musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor. He is best known as the vocalist, guitarist and pianist of The White Stripes which disbanded February 2011. On April 24, 2012, White released his debut solo album, Blunderbuss
which received wide critical acclaim.
He is ranked No. 17 on Rolling Stone
's list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time". White's popular and critical success with The... more