Jason Mraz was born and raised in Mechanicsville, Virginia. He has several different musical influences. His style is formulated from aspects of jazz, rock, hip/hop, country, and pop. He's jammed with several different artists, including Alanis Morissette, John Popper, Tristan Prettyman, Jewel, the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, and the Dave Matthews Band.
In 2001, he was briefly married to someone named Sheridan. Their divorce wasn't messy, and they are still good friends.