Graham Patrick Colton was born on November 6, 1981. He graduated Heritage Hall School in OKC. He was the Heritage Hall quarterback where he teamed with current New England Patriot Wes Welker to win a 2A state championship in 1998. After leaving his hometown of Oklahoma City to attend Southern Methodist University, Colton began writing and performing songs in and around the Dallas pubs and coffee houses. It was there that fate and the Internet took Graham and his music to new heights.