Jews Making News: Gavin DeGraw for the Super Bowl

Jews Making News: Gavin DeGraw for the Super Bowl

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Musician Gavin DeGraw has been selected to perform as a part of VH1’s Super Bowl concert series taking place in each of New York City’s five boroughs, along with New Jersey, in honor of the area’s first ever Super Bowl.

DeGraw will play to fans in Montclair, New Jersey from the Wellmont Theater, Feb. 1, aired live at 11 p.m. ET. Other acts include, Fall Out Boy, the Goo Goo Dolls and TLC.

The “Not Over You” singer also received good news after his collaboration with fellow musician Colbie Caillat, “We Both Know” was nominated for the Grammy for Best Song Written For Visual Media. The song was penned for the 2013 film, “Safe Haven.”

Born Gavin Shane DeGraw, he is the son of Lynne Krieger and Wayne DeGraw. His father is of Irish descent and his mother is of Russian Jewish descent. DeGraw grew up in the Catskills of South Fallsburg, New York as a child. He has two siblings, Neeka and Joey DeGraw.


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