Album "Weezer," a.k.a. "The Blue Album" (1994) received double Platinum.
As of July 2002, Weezer had sold more than 5,000,000 copies of their albums in the US.
Released their first DVD, entitled "Video Capture Device," in March 2004.
"Pinkerton" was ranked #61 in Spin Magazine's Top 100 Albums from 1985 to 2005.
In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine inducted "Pinkerton" into its Album Hall of Fame.
Album "Pinkerton" once was chosen as the Worst Album of the Year (1996) by Rolling Stone magazine.
Songs like "The Good Life" and "El Scorcho" were wriiten by Cuomo based on his personal reflections on the change from anonymous student to rock star, during his time at Harvard.
Their album "Pinkerton" was named after a character in the opera Madame Butterfly written by one of Cuomo's favorite operatic composers, Giacomo Puccini.
Had their first gig opening for Dogstar, featuring Keanu Reeves, at Raji's Bar and Ribshack on Hollywood Boulevard.