1994 single by Soundgarden

"Spoonman" is a song by the American grunge band Soundgarden, from their fourth studio album Superunknown, which was released in 1994. The song describes Artie the Spoonman, a real-life musician who makes music with spoons. He was also featured in the song's music video. "Spoonman" won the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance at the 1995 Grammy Awards.[1]

Single by Soundgarden
from the album Superunknown
Songwriter(s)Chris Cornell


  1. "37th Annual Gtammy Awards". Grammy Awards. Retrieved 2014-11-10.