Ben's arms and back are covered in tattoos.
Ben married Laura Dern on December 23, 2005.
Ben has brown eyes and brown hair.
Ben has no religion because he believes religion is separation and segregation of God.
In 2003, Ben was named "Artist of the Year".
Taj Mahal, Bob Dylan, Brownie McGhee, Son House, and Bob Marley have influenced Ben.
Ben is the son-in-law of Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd.
Ben is half African-American and half Caucasian.
Ben has two brothers, Joel and Peter.
Ben has four children, Charles, Harris, Jaya, and Ellery.
Ben is 5'10½".
Ben's band is named "Ban Harper & The Innocent Criminals."
Ben: You're definitely a different person at different stages in your life.
Ben: My head works in music, so there's always music there.
Ben: I refuse to make uninspired music!
Ben: As long as the songs are strong, I think you can express yourself in any style and have it be soulful and have it be your own voice.