Ezra Michael Koenig (born April 8, 1984) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, television producer, record producer, radio personality, and screenwriter. He is best known as the lead vocalist and guitarist of indie rock band Vampire Weekend. Additionally, Koenig is the creator of the Netflix animated comedy series Neo Yokio and also hosts the Apple Music radio talk show Time Crisis with Ezra Koenig. Time Crisis is airing its fourth season, as of 2019.
Over his career Koenig has received many accolades for his efforts including 5 Grammy Award nominations for his work with Vampire Weekend in 2010,
2013 and 2019 (including Album of the Year), with one win in 2013. He was also nominated in 2016 for his production work on Beyoncé’s album Lemonade.