Toto facts for kids
Toto in 2010
|Origin||Los Angeles, U.S.|
|Genres||Rock, hard rock, soft rock|
|Years active||1976–2008, 2010–present|
|Labels||Columbia, Frontiers, Toto|
David Hungate (touring musician)
|Jeff Porcaro (died 1992)
Mike Porcaro (died 2015)
Dennis Frederiksen (died 2014)
The current band members are Joseph Williams, Steve Lukather, David Paich, Steve Porcaro, Keith Carlock and David Hungate (as a touring musician).
The former band members were Fergie Frederiksen, Mike Porcaro, Jeff Porcaro, Simon Phillips, Greg Phillinganes, Jean-Michel Byron, and Bobby Kimball.
Widely known for the Top 5 hits "Hold the Line", "Rosanna", and "Africa", the makeup of the group continues to evolve.
The band has released 17 studio albums, and has sold over 40 million records worldwide. The group has been honored with several Grammy Awards and was inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in 2009.
Images for kids
Steve Lukather on Varus Open Air in Osnabrück, Germany, 2004
Toto on stage at the Summer Tour 2004 in Modena, Italy, July 11, 2004. From the left: Tony Spinner, David Paich, Bobby Kimball, Steve Lukather, Simon Phillips, Mike Porcaro
Steve Lukather and Greg Phillinganes, in Trondheim, Norway, August 4, 2007
Toto Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.