Steven Tyler is an American singer, songwriter and multi-instrument player born on March 26, 1948 in Yonkers, New York. He is known worldwide as the frontman and lead singer of rock band Aerosmith. His perfomance on stage is unique and distinctive – he has a high vocal range and is known for his high screams. Also he has a trademark of his own while performing – his microphone stand has colorful scars hanging off of it. Throughout his career he has had some problems with drugs and alcohol but has managed to overcome them.