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Aimee Mann

Born Sep 8, 1960

Aimee Mann is an American rock singer-songwriter, guitarist and bassist.

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1960 Birth Born on September 8, 1960.


1982 21 Years Old After growing up in Bon Air, Virginia and graduating from Open High School in Richmond, Mann dropped out from Berklee College of Music in Boston to join the punk band, the Young Snakes, who released the EP, Bark Along with the Young Snakes, in 1982. … Read More
1985 24 Years Old In 1985, the band released Voices Carry, the debut album with a title track, inspired by Mann's breakup with Hausman, which won the MTV Video Music Award for Best New Artist. … Read More
1986 25 Years Old In 1986, Mann provided backing vocals to Inside, the debut album of Matthew Sweet. … Read More
1990 29 Years Old On their final tour, musician Jon Brion joined the band, which broke up in 1990 when Mann left to start her solo career.


1993 - 1995 2 More Events
1997 36 Years Old In 1997, Mann married songwriter Michael Penn (brother of actors Sean Penn and Chris Penn), whom she met in the 1980s and courted while she was recording her previous album.
1999 38 Years Old In 1999, Mann recorded original material for the soundtrack to the Paul Thomas Anderson film, Magnolia, which earned both a Academy Award and Grammy for the song, "Save Me", one of eight tracks she recorded for the project. … Read More
2000 39 Years Old In 2000, Mann released Bachelor No. 2, released on SuperEgo, which included some songs from Magnolia and new material. … Read More


In 2002, Mann released Lost in Space, an album which featured art by Seth and, the following year, released Lost in Space Special Edition, which featured a second disc containing six live recordings (including a version of Coldplay's "The Scientist"), as well as two B-sides and two previously unreleased songs. … Read More
2005 44 Years Old In 2005, Mann joined Artists Against Piracy, a group formed to act against the illegal downloading and file sharing of copyrighted music from the Internet. … Read More
2006 45 Years Old In 2006, Mann appeared as on an episode of the television series, Love Monkey, which starred Tom Cavanagh.
2007 46 Years Old In 2007, Mann contributed two original songs, "The Great Beyond" and "At the Edge of the World", for the soundtrack to Arctic Tale.
2008 47 Years Old In 2008, Mann appeared in the Comedy Central series, Lewis Black's Root of All Evil, in a comedic interview conducted by comedian Paul F. Tompkins.


2011 50 Years Old In 2011, Mann appeared (as a cleaning woman version of herself) on the Independent Film Channel series, Portlandia.
In 2012, Mann released Charmer, an album which featured a duet with James Mercer of the The Shins.
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