2017 release from the singer/songwriter. Hopeless Romantic marks Branch's first solo album since Grammy nominated Hotel Paper (certified platinum) from 2003. Produced by Patrick Carney (The Black Keys) and Gus Seyffert (Beck, Norah Jones, Sia), Hopeless Romantic weaves a tale of love-lost and found. Michelle Branch is a singer, songwriter and actress. During the early 2000s, she released two top-selling albums, The Spirit Room and Hotel Paper. She won a Grammy with Santana for "The Game of Love". In 2005, she formed the country music duo The Wreckers with friend and fellow musician Jessica Harp. The Wreckers disbanded in 2007 to pursue their respective solo careers.