Counting Crows is an American rock band originating from Berkeley, California, formed in 1991. The group gained popularity in 1994 following the release of its debut album, August and Everything After, which featured the hit single “Mr. Jones.”
In 2004, Counting Crows received an Academy Award nomination for the song “Accidentally in Love,” which was featured in the film Shrek 2. According to the official band website, Counting Crows has sold over 20 million records worldwide.