Sweet

Biography

Sweet, also known as The Sweet, is a British glam rock band that rose to prominence in the 1970s. The band was formed in London in 1968 by lead vocalist Brian Connolly, guitarist Andy Scott, bassist Steve Priest, and drummer Mick Tucker. They quickly gained popularity with their catchy tunes, flamboyant style, and extravagant stage performances.

Sweet’s breakthrough came in the early 1970s with hits like “Ballroom Blitz,” “Fox on the Run,” and “Block Buster!” Their unique blend of rock, pop, and glam elements set them apart from other bands of the era and earned them a dedicated fan base. The band’s image, characterized by their glittery outfits and glam rock aesthetic, became iconic in the music scene of the time.

Despite their success, Sweet faced internal struggles and lineup changes throughout their career. Brian Connolly left the band in the late 1970s, and the remaining members continued to release music and tour under different lineups. The band experienced a resurgence in the 1990s and 2000s, with Andy Scott leading the group and continuing to perform their classic hits for audiences around the world.

Sweet’s legacy in the music industry is undeniable, with their influence being felt in the glam rock, pop, and heavy metal genres. Their energetic live shows and memorable songs have cemented their status as one of the most beloved bands of the glam rock era. Sweet’s music continues to be celebrated by fans old and new, ensuring that their place in rock history remains secure.

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Sweet

WATERS EDGE

15.03.2010 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Add to cart
Sweet

LEVEL HEADED

28.03.2005 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Add to cart
Sweet

CUT ABOVE THE REST

15.03.2010 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Read more
Sweet

Level Headed (Alt. Mixes & Demos)

24.11.2023 Rock Vinyl
35,49  Add to cart

Cds

Sweet

WATERS EDGE

15.03.2010 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Add to cart
Sweet

LEVEL HEADED

28.03.2005 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Add to cart
Sweet

CUT ABOVE THE REST

15.03.2010 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Read more
Sweet

IDENTITY CRISIS

15.03.2010 Rock Glam, Hard Rock CD
12,49  Add to cart

Vinyl

Sweet

Level Headed (Alt. Mixes & Demos)

24.11.2023 Rock Vinyl
35,49  Add to cart