Jan. 9th, 1967
Johannesburg, South Africa
Dave Matthews' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Lake City
2008 - You Don't Mess With the Zohan
2007 - I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry
2006 - Before the Music Dies
2005 - Because of Winn-Dixie
2003 - Where The Red Fern Grows
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Musical Guest
- He broke two ribs in 1999 after failed grape-catching trick in which he tripped over a guitar case and landed on the arm of a chair.
- Started and is the lead singer for the 'Dave Matthews Band' (qv).
- In fall of 2004, he participated in the Vote for Change concert tour organized to encourage the defeat of 'George W. Bush' (qv) in the U.S. presidential election.
- In 1993, Dave's eldest sister, Anne, died in a domestic tragedy, at her home in South Africa. The DMB album 'Under the Table and Dreaming' is dedicated to her. Anne is survived by her two children.
- Came to America at the age of 18 and began working as a bartender in a jazz club in Charlottesville, Virginia. This is where he heard the artists play that later became part of his band.
- Proposed to the same woman (Julia Grey) three different times, each time being told "no"
- Daughter Grace Ann, born 15 August 2001.
- Daughter Stella Busina, born 15 August 2001.