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Art Alexakis        

Musician, Singer-Songwriter & Guitarist; Front Man of the '90s Rock Band "Everclear"

Art Alexakis, known as the charismatic frontman of the multi-platinum band Everclear, is an American musician, singer-songwriter and guitarist. He has been a member of several notable bands, in addition to his own work as a songwriter for other artists.

Alexakis founded several record labels throughout his career, and worked as an A&R representative for major record labels between and during his own musical projects. Later he became a political activist, and lobbied for special concerns which included drug awareness policies, and support of the families of the military.

In 2000, Alexakis testified before Congress in support of HR 1488, the Compassion for Children and Child Support Enforcement Act. Through ACES, the Association of Children for the Enforcement of Support, President Geraldine Jenson and Nancy Pelosi sponsored this bill. The law passed

From March 2017 through February 2019, Alexakis hosted a weekly radio show on Sirius XM's 1990s alternative and grunge music channel, Lithium (Channel 34).

Alexakis announced that he had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in a letter to fans posted on the band's website in 2019. Alexakis says he was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting MS following a car accident three years prior.

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Everclear Announces New Album, 'Black Is the New Black,' Art ...

The first album since 2012?s Invisible Stars, and the Art Alexakis-fronted outfit's 9th album in total, will get road-tested in advance of the release, as Alexakis ...

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