Joshua Radin (born June 14, 1974) is an American singer-songwriter. He has recorded six studio albums, and his songs have been used in numerous films and TV series. His latest album, Onward and Sideways, was released in 2015.
Joshua Radin was born and raised in Shaker Heights, Ohio, to a Jewish family of Polish, German, Austrian, and Russian background. He studied drawing and painting at Northwestern University, following his college years with stints as an art teacher, screenwriter, and art gallery employee.
In 2004, American actor Zach Braff introduced Radin’s first composition, “Winter”, to Scrubs show creator Bill Lawrence, who ultimately used several of Radin’s songs in various scenes of the television series.