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Toto
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Toto in 2010
Background information
Origin Los Angeles, U.S.
Genres Rock, hard rock, soft rock
Years active 1976–2008, 2010–2019 (hiatus)
Labels Columbia, Frontiers, Toto
Members Steve Lukather
David Paich
Steve Porcaro
Joseph Williams
Past members Jeff Porcaro (died 1992)
Bobby Kimball
Mike Porcaro (died 2015)
Dennis Frederiksen (died 2014)
Jean-Michel Byron
Greg Phillinganes
Simon Phillips
David Hungate
Keith Carlock

Toto is a soft rock group that formed in Los Angeles in 1978, that was popular in the early 1980's. Their best known song is "Africa" (1981).

The current band members are Joseph Williams, Steve Lukather, David Paich, and Steve Porcaro.

The former band members were David Hungate, Fergie Frederiksen, Mike Porcaro, Jeff Porcaro, Simon Phillips, Greg Phillinganes, Jean-Michel Byron, Bobby Kimball, and Keith Carlock.


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