Ed Harcourt (born Edward Henry Richard Harcourt-Smith, 14 August 1977, Wimbledon, London, England is an English singer-songwriter. To
date, he has released five studio albums, two EPs, and thirteen singles. His debut album, Here Be Monsters, was nominated for the 2001
Mercury Prize. His music is influenced by Tom Waits, Nick Cave, and Jeff Buckley, among others.