Matt JohnsonEnglish singer/songwriter for “The The”. Born 15 August 1961
Matt Johnson Biography (Wikipedia)
Matt Johnson (born 15 August 1961) is an English singer-songwriter. He is best known as the vocalist and only constant member of his band The The. He is also a film soundtrack composer (Cineola), publisher (Fifty First State Press), broadcaster (Radio Cineola), and conservationist/local activist (Save Shoreditch).
He lives between East London, Manhattan and Gothenburg. He is the brother of artist Andy Dog Johnson (died 2016), who designed many The The and Some Bizzare record sleeves, Eugene (died 1989) and Gerard, director of Tony (2009) and Hyena (2014).
- Matt Johnson explains how his brother inspired 'We Can't Stop What's Coming', THE THE's first new vocal track in 15 yearshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p050jf90.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p050jf90.jpg2017-04-18T18:05:00.000ZFeatured in documentary film The Inertia Variations, Johnson shares why it means so muchhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p050hv63
Matt Johnson explains how his brother inspired 'We Can't Stop What's Coming', THE THE's first new vocal track in 15 years
- Silvery Prize 2016 - The The 'Infected'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p048q5xv.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p048q5xv.jpg2016-09-22T18:27:00.000ZWe awarded our very own Silvery Prize to The The's Matt Johnson for their album 'Infected', only to find he was hanging out with Silvery rival, Johnny Marr!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p048q61h
Silvery Prize 2016 - The The 'Infected'