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Overview (1)

Born in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

Mini Bio (1)

Matthew Sweet was born on October 6, 1964 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA.

Spouse (1)

? (? - 1990) (divorced)

Trivia (10)

Co-wrote 2 songs with pop group Hanson, "Underneath" and "I Almost Care". "Underneath" is the title track to Hanson's 2004 release. "I Almost Care" is featured as a bonus track on the band's Japanese release of the album.
Met his ex-wife while attending college at the University of Nebraska. They divorced in 1990.
An avid collector of movie memorabilia, especially of actresses from the 1950s and 1960s - such as Tuesday Weld whose image graces the cover of his 3rd album, "Girlfriend".
Former member of Golden Palominos and Buzz of Delight.
Collaborative CD with Susanna Hoffs "Under the Covers" slated for release 16 April 2006.
Founding member of The Thorns, with Shawn Mullins and Pete Droge. They were signed to Aware Records in August, 2002.
Is a big fan of Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys.
Was in the band Ming Tea with actor Mike Myers, Canadian musician/producer Christopher Ward and singer Susanna Hoffs.
Maintains an active recording, performing, and touring schedule. [April 2006]
The cover of his hit album 100% Fun features the twelve-year-old Matthew listening to the King Kong (1933) soundtrack. He claimed he purchased it through an ad in Famous Monsters magazine.

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