Matthew Sweet



Matthew Sweet

Rating
Active
1980
Born
October 6, 1964 in Lincoln
Location
Lincoln, NE, United States
Biography
Matthew Sweet (born October 6, 1964) is a power pop musician from Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. He was part of the burgeoning Athens, Georgia music scene in the early and mid-1980s before gaining commercial success during the early 1990s. As a young musician wanting to make a name for himself, Sweet set off to Athens, Georgia in the mid '80s, to attend college and join the vibrant Athens music scene, most famous as the home base for R.E.M. and The B-52's. Sweet worked with R.E.M. leader Michael Stipe at this time, joining Stipe's sister in a band called Oh-Ok and then forming another band, The Buzz of Delight.
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Top Songs by Matthew Sweet


Dark Secret

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Blue Sky on Mars

Where You Get Love

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Different Drum

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Altered Beast

Devil With the Green Eyes

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Someone to Pull the Trigger

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Time Capsule

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100% Fun

Not When I Need It

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Ugly Truth Rock

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100% Sweet

Smog Moon

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And Your Bird Can Sing

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Essential Matthew Sweet

The Essential Matthew Sweet

Matthew Sweet April 4, 2014

33 Tracks

Sunshine Lies

Sunshine Lies

Matthew Sweet April 1, 2014

17 Tracks

Under The Covers, Vol. 3

Under The Covers, Vol. 3

Matthew Sweet January 1, 2013

14 Tracks

Modern Art

Modern Art

Matthew Sweet September 27, 2011

12 Tracks

Kimi Ga Suki

Kimi Ga Suki

Matthew Sweet December 10, 2009

13 Tracks

Under the Covers, Vol. 2

Under the Covers, Vol. 2

Matthew Sweet September 16, 2009

21 Tracks

Under The Covers Vol. 2

Under The Covers Vol. 2

Matthew Sweet January 1, 2009

16 Tracks

Under The Covers Vol. 2 (Deluxe Edition)

Under The Covers Vol. 2 (Deluxe Edition)

Matthew Sweet January 1, 2009

26 Tracks

Sunshine Lies (Deluxe Edition)

Sunshine Lies (Deluxe Edition)

Matthew Sweet January 1, 2009

19 Tracks

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