The album peaked at number 5 on the Billboard 200 and sold over 100,000 copies in the US. It debuted at number 3 on the Billboard 200 and was an international commercial success primarily due to the hit "I'm Yours".In 2008, Mraz released his third studio album, We Sing. The song peaked at number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, giving him his first top ten single, and spent a then-record 76 weeks on the Hot 100.; born June 23, 1977) is an American singer-songwriter who first came to prominence in the San Diego coffee shop scene in 2000.
The tour featured several opening acts, including Bushwalla and Tristan Prettyman, with whom he had written the duet "Shy That Way" in 2002. Louis and performed a free concert at the base of the Gateway Arch on July 1, 2006.
The tour included a May 6, 2006 acoustic show with P. D., Better Than Ezra, Live, and The Presidents of the United States of America. During this time, Mraz was also the opening act at several dates for Rob Thomas' Something to Be Tour.
In 2002, Mraz signed a recording contract with Elektra Records.
The lead single, "The Remedy (I Won't Worry)", was co-written by music production team The Matrix, and became Mraz's first top 10 single on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at number 3, becoming one of the biggest songs of 2003.
Soon after moving to San Diego in 1999, Mraz became a roadie for the band Elgin Park.
He met future band member Toca Rivera at the coffee house Java Joe's in the Ocean Beach neighborhood of San Diego, where he performed once a week for nearly three years, building a following in San Diego and online.
The lead single, "I'm Yours", was written in August 2004 and originally released as a free acoustic B-side when Mr. Through Mraz's live performances of the song, it gained in popularity with fans.
When he played it at a festival in Sweden in 2007, the fans were ecstatic and singing along, after which Mraz realized the song's popularity and decided to make it the centerpiece of his next album.
That year also marked his Music, Magic & Make Peace Tour with Bushwalla, The Makepeace Brothers, and magician Justin Willman. In 2009, while preparing for his new album, Mraz recorded "The Way Is Love", an unreleased Roy Orbison song, as a duet with Willie Nelson.