release - 1982
album art - Glen Christensen
Toto is an American soft rock band formed in 1977 in Van Nuys in Los Angeles, California. The band's current lineup consists of Joseph Williams (lead vocals), David Paich (keyboards, vocals), Steve Porcaro (keyboards), Steve Lukather (guitars, vocals), Leland Sklar (bass) and Shannon Forrest (drums). Toto is known for a musical style that combines elements of pop, rock, soul, funk, progressive rock, hard rock, R&B, blues, and jazz.
Toto became one of the best-selling music groups of their era. They are best known for the Top 5 hits 'Hold the Line', 'Rosanna', and 'Africa'. Several changes to the lineup have been made over the years.