Clyde Jackson Browne is an American singer-songwriter, musician. Born 9 October 1948 in Heidelberg, Germany. His father, Clyde Jack Browne, was an American serviceman stationed in West Germany.
"The biggest influence? I've had several at different times - but the biggest for me was Bob Dylan, who was a guy that came along when I was twelve or thirteen and just changed all the rules about what it meant to write songs."