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Matthew Sweet

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Birthday
6, 1964
Birthplace
Lincoln, NE
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
6, 1964 (age 56)
Birthplace
Lincoln, NE

About

Alternative rock musician who released the solo albums Girlfriend and 100% Fun.

Before Fame

He wrote and recorded songs on four-track cassettes while in high school and joined the band The Specs.

Trivia

He celebrated the twentieth anniversary of the release of Girlfriend in 2012 by playing the album in its entirety on tour.

Family Life

His marriage failed around the release of his 1989 album, Earth.

Associated With

He formed a duo with R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe called Community Trolls.