Frontman of 'Crash Test Dummies' sings acoustic version of hit 'Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm'

Canadian rockers Crash Test Dummies are touring South Africa this month.

The band is best known around the world for their 1993 hit Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm and best known in Canada for the 1991 single Superman's Song.

Crash Test Dummies will be performing two shows, one in Cape Town and one in Pretoria.

Lead singer and founding member Brad Roberts opens up about the evolution of the band over the years and what to expect from the tour.

The bass-baritone singer also performed an acoustic version of Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm in studio.

I would call it pop music, but with a twist. The lyrics are little bit more thoughtful.

Brad Roberts, lead singer and founding member of Crash Test Dummies

Our hits have generally been ballads.

Brad Roberts, lead singer and founding member of Crash Test Dummies

The first hit we had in Canada was a song called _Superman's Song. _It's a ballad. No drums.

Brad Roberts, lead singer and founding member of Crash Test Dummies

The last time I put out a record was seven years ago. The reason why is because I can't afford to.

Brad Roberts, lead singer and founding member of Crash Test Dummies

Their show will be held at Hillcrest Quarry on Saturday 17 February. Tickets available at Computicket.

Take a listen to Brad Roberts in candid conversation:


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