An alternative rock band first famous with breakout hits like "Buddy Holly" and "Undone (The Sweater Song)" off their self-titled debut album (now known as The Blue Album). Weezer's popularity continued with future albums like "Pinkerton" (1996); "The Green Album" (2001); "Maladroit" (2002) and "Make Believe" (2005). Weezer consists of Rivers Cuomo (vocals, guitar); Brian Bell (backing vocals, guitar); Scott Shriner (backing vocals, bass guitar) and Patrick Wilson (drums).
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