mark mcgrath 324 Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray married to longtime loveThis news would’ve broken some hearts in 1997: Sugar Ray frontman Mark McGrath married longtime sweetheart Carin Kingsland on Monday morning in Southern California.

“After 18 years of breakups, makeups, beautiful twins and an unwavering love that provided some pretty damn good song lyrics, we are happy to announce that we are finally married!” McGrath tells

The website also reports the couple’s 2-year-old twins Lydon and Hartley were the ceremony’s ring bearer and flower girl, respectively. About 60 friends and family members were in attendance. McGrath proposed to Kingsland back in 2009 at L.A.’s the Viper Room, the site of their first meeting in 1994.

Sugar Ray remains best known for their late ’90s hits “Fly,” “Every Morning” and “Someday.” Their most recent album, “Music for Cougars,” was released in 2009 and they recently completed a U.S. tour with fellow nostalgia acts Everclear, Lit, Gin Blossoms and Marcy Playground.

According to the band’s official site, they kick off a South American Tour in late October.

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