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Sugar Ray

Formed: 1992 in Orange County, CA
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: DJ Homicide, Mark McGrath, Murphy Karges, Rodney Sheppard, Stan Frazier
Biography: Belying their origins as a raucous funk metal band, Sugar Ray created several of the most breezily infectious summer singles of the late '90s, hitting on an appealing combination of sunny pop, lightly funky hip-hop grooves, and reggae lilt. Pegged as likely one-hit wonders after their 1997 breakthrough ...Read full biography
In The Pursuit of Leisure
Released: 2003
Label: Atlantic Records
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Do you want proof that Sugar Ray are smarter, or at least savvier, than they seem? They not only abandoned funk-metal the second they had a hit with the breezy "Fly," they ran with their newfound success, ...Read full review
Sugar Ray
Released: 2001
Label: Atlantic Records
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By their fourth album, Sugar Ray had developed a real ease to their music. Starting with "Fly," they no longer tried so hard to rock -- they no longer tried to ape the Red Hot Chili Peppers -- and began ...Read full review
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