Legal name: Egbert Nathaniel Dawkins III
Also performs as: Nathaniel (alias for Egbert Nathaniel Dawkins, a.k.a. Aloe Blacc)
Egbert Nathaniel Dawkins III (born January 7, 1979), known as Aloe Blacc (/ˈæloʊ blæk/), is an American soul artist, vocalist, songwriter, actor, record producer, businessman and musician. He is best known for his singles "I Need a Dollar", UK No. 1 single "The Man", and for writing and performing vocals on Avicii's "Wake Me Up", which charted at #1 in 22 countries.