Jeffrey Nero "Jeff" Hardy (born August 31, 1977) is an American professional wrestler, singer-songwriter, painter and musician, currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), where he performs under the ring name Brother Nero, and is currently one-half of the TNA World Tag Team Champions in his second reign. He is best known for his work with World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment (WWF/E). Before gaining prominence in WWE, Hardy performed for the Organization of Modern Extreme Grappling Arts (OMEGA), a promotion he ran with his brother Matt. After being signed by WWE, the brothers worked as jobbers, before gaining notoriety in the tag team division, partly due to their participation in Tables, Ladders, and Chairs matches. With the addition of Lita, the team became known as Team Xtreme and continued to rise in popularity. As a tag team wrestler, Hardy is an nine-time world tag team champion (six World Tag Team Championships, one WCW Tag Team Championship, and two TNA World Tag Team Championships) – all with his brother Matt. As a singles wrestler, Hardy is a six-time world champion, having held the TNA World Heavyweight Championship three times, the WWE Championship once, and WWE's World Heavyweight Championship twice. Within WWE, he also held the Intercontinental Championship four times, the Light Heavyweight and European Championships once each and the Hardcore Championship three times, making him the eighteenth Triple Crown Champion and the tenth Grand Slam Champion in company history. Between WWE and TNA, Hardy has won 24 total championships. Hardy is involved in motocross, music, painting, and other artistic endeavors. He is currently a member of the band Peroxwhy?gen, with whom he has released two studio albums and one extended play.