Singer, musician and songwriter Sheryl Suzanne Crow was born on February 11, 1962, in Kennett, Missouri. She began recording jingles for advertising clients, including McDonald's and worked as a back-up singer. In 1987-'88 she sang on Michael Jackson's ""Bad"" world tour. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock, country, jazz, and blues. She has released ten studio albums, four compilations, two live albums, and has contributed to a number of film soundtracks.