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Steven Haworth Miller born October 5,   is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, known as leader of the Steve Miller Band. He began his career in blues and blues rock and evolved to a more pop-oriented sound during the mids through the early s, releasing popular singles and albums. Miller was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Born in Milwaukee , Wisconsin , Miller received his first exposure to music from his mother, Bertha, whom he described as a remarkable jazz-influenced singer, and his physician father, George, known as "Sonny" who, in addition to his profession as a pathologist , was a jazz enthusiast and an accomplished amateur recording engineer.
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The group had a string of mid- to lates hit singles that are staples of classic rock radio, as well as several earlier psychedelic rock albums. In February , the band recorded its debut album, Children of the Future. The band's Greatest Hits —78 , released in , sold over 13 million copies. Steve Miller Band has sold over 24 million albums in the US. Shortly after, the band's name was shortened to The Steve Miller Band in order to broaden its appeal. The album did not score among the Top album chart. The second album Sailor appeared in October and climbed the Billboard chart to No. Successes included the single "Living in the USA. This was followed by Your Saving Grace No. In , Miller broke his neck in a car accident.