Elliott Smith
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1969-08-06
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Elliott Smith

Biography

Steven Paul "Elliott" Smith (August 6, 1969 – October 21, 2003) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician. Smith was born in Omaha, Nebraska, raised primarily in Texas, and lived for much of his life in Portland, Oregon, where he first ...

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Biography

Steven Paul "Elliott" Smith (August 6, 1969 – October 21, 2003) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician. Smith was born in Omaha, Nebraska, raised primarily in Texas, and lived for much of his life in Portland, Oregon, where he first gained popularity. Smith's primary instrument was the guitar, though he was also proficient with piano, clarinet, bass guitar, drums, and harmonica. Smith had a distinctive vocal style, characterized by his "whispery, spiderweb-thin delivery", and used multi-tracking to create vocal layers, textures, and harmonies.

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New Monkey
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New Monkey
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Oh Well, OK
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Oh Well, OK
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Somebody That I Used To Know
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Somebody That I Used To Know
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Waltz #2 (XO)
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Waltz #2 (XO)
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Needle In The Hay
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Needle In The Hay
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Everything Means Nothing To Me
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Everything Means Nothing To Me
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Pretty (Ugly Before)
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Pretty (Ugly Before)
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Roman Candle
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Roman Candle
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Angel in the Snow
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Angel in the Snow
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Miss Misery
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Miss Misery
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Son Of Sam
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Son Of Sam
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LA
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LA
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Between The Bars
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Between The Bars
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2000 Glastonbury
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2000 Glastonbury

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Elliott Smith Biography

Steven Paul "Elliott" Smith (August 6, 1969 – October 21, 2003) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician. Smith was born in Omaha, Nebraska, raised primarily in Texas, and lived for much of his life in Portland, Oregon, where he first gained popularity. Smith's primary instrument was the guitar, though he was also proficient with piano, clarinet, bass guitar, drums, and harmonica. Smith had a distinctive vocal style, characterized by his "whispery, spiderweb-thin delivery", and used multi-tracking to create vocal layers, textures, and harmonies.

After playing in the rock band Heatmiser for several years, Smith began his solo career in 1994, with releases on the independent record labels Cavity Search and Kill Rock Stars (KRS). In 1997, he signed a contract with DreamWorks Records, for which he recorded two albums. Smith rose to mainstream prominence when his song "Miss Misery"—included in the soundtrack for the film Good Will Hunting (1997)—was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Original Song category in 1998.

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