Everlast (born Erik Schrody, August 18, 1969 in Valley Stream, New York) is an Irish-American rapper and singer-songwriter,
known for his genre-crossing mix of rap and acoustic-based rock music. He was the frontman for rap group House of Pain until
1996. In 2000, he won a Grammy (with Santana) for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal, for the song "Put
Your Lights On."