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
- Has identical twin girls, Grace Anne and Stella Busina, who were born in August 2001.
- Attended and graduated from St. Stithians College, a private all boys school in Johannesbrug, South Africa
- 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.
- Dave's father, John, a non-smoker, died when Dave was 10 years old, of lung cancer.
- Daughter Stella Busina, born 15 August 2001.
- 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.
- His favorite drink: Jack Daniels.
- Most common topics of his songs: women, drugs, live life to fullest, political messages