Gene Simmons of KISS says, “Without the Sweet there would not have been a KISS."
"We wanted to be The Sweet"
– Nikki Sixx, Mötley Crüe
This is the band I wish I had been in."
– Joe Elliot, Def Leppard
By the early 70’s The Sweet were arguably the hottest ticket in town with a string of top ten records in the UK and Europe including Blockbuster, Hellraiser, Ballroom Blitz, Teenage Rampage and The Sixteens.
In 1975 the USA had discovered the band with Fox on the Run hitting the number 3 spot in the Billboard 100. Another self-penned hit Action followed in 1976 firmly establishing Sweet in the US charts.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
B:Music, 8 Centenary Square, B1 2EA Birmingham, UK, Birmingham, United Kingdom