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We Can't Wait To Hear Toto's Weezer Cover


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Two months after Weezer dropped their surprise cover of Toto's 'Africa', Toto have responded by announcing that they have recorded their own Weezer cover and will release it to the world soon. They've chosen a rather unexpected song from the rockers' back catalogue.

Toto performing live in 2015Toto performing live in 2015

In the months leading up to Weezer's release of 'Africa', there had been a social media campaign led primarily by a Twitter account called @WeezerAfrica to get them to cover the song. A week before they honoured the fan request, they trolled them with a cover of Toto's 'Rosanna'.

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Weezer Honour Fan Request With 'Africa' Cover


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After much demand, Weezer have finally caved and given fans - or at least one very persistant fan - what they have desperately been hoping for: a cover of Toto's 'Africa'. This comes after mercilessly teasing them with another cover from the same band, which was admittedly amazing but a very cheeky move.

Weezer performing at WembleyWeezer performing at Wembley

A Twitter account with the handle @WeezerAfrica has been bugging Weezer to cover the 1982 hit since late last year. Tweeting frontman Rivers Cuomo, they said: 'It's about time you bless the rains down in africa'. 

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Toto Announce Tour And Album To Celebrate 40th Anniversary


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Formed in Los Angeles almost 40 years ago, American rock band Toto have gone through a number of different line-ups, bringing 13 studio albums to fans to-date with the latest, 'Toto XIV' released in March 2015. The band's current line-up consists of Steve Lukather, David Paich, Steve Porcaro and Joseph Williams.

Toto are back, celebrating four decades of musicToto are back, celebrating four decades of music 

Now the group are back, celebrating four decades in the business with a new record and '40 Trips Around The Sun Tour', set to kick off in early 2018. Hitting a number of venues across Europe, the band will be celebrating their enduring career, performing some of their most memorable hits as well as showcasing their newer material. 

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Toto Wolff - Goodwood Festival of Speed - Day 2 - Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom - Friday 26th June 2015

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Toto and Sir Stirling Moss
Toto and Sir Stirling Moss
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Toto and Sir Stirling Moss

JOSEPH WILLIAMS and STEVE LUKATHER - Toto perform live to a sold out audience at the Ziggo Dome - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Saturday 30th May 2015

Toto, Joseph Williams and Steve Lukather
Toto, Joseph Williams and Steve Lukather
Toto, Joseph Williams and Steve Lukather
Toto, Joseph Williams and Steve Lukather
Toto, Joseph Williams and Steve Lukather
Toto, Joseph Williams and Steve Lukather

Steve Lukather and Toto - American rock band Toto perform live in concert at the O2 Apollo Manchester at O2 Apollo Manchester, Apollo Manchester - Manchester, United Kingdom - Monday 25th May 2015

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Steve Lukather, Joseph Williams and Toto
Steve Lukather, Joseph Williams and Toto
Steve Lukather and Toto
Steve Lukather and Toto
Steve Lukather, Joseph Williams and Toto

Toto Bassist Mike Porcaro Dies Aged 59 After Battling ALS


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Mike Porcaro, the former longtime bassist for American rock band Toto has died aged 59, his bandmate and brother Steve Porcaro confirmed via his Facebook page on Sunday. “Our brother Mike passed away peacefully in his sleep at 12:04 AM last night at home surrounded by his family. Rest in peace, my brother,” wrote the keyboardist on his personal Facebook page.

TOTOToto's Steve Lukather performs in London, 2011

Toto singer Steve Lukather later added his condolences via the group’s official page writing, “My brother Mike Porcaro is now at peace. I will miss him more than I could ever put into words. My deepest love to the family. God bless,” wrote Steve, who has played with the band since 1975.

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Toto Announce Details Of New Studio Album 'Toto Xiv' Out 23rd March 2015

Posted on 08 January 2015

Toto Announce Details Of New Studio Album 'Toto Xiv' Out 23rd March 2015

Toto Announce An 'Evening With Toto' In Glasgow, London And Manchester For May 2015

Posted on 24 November 2014

Toto Announce An 'Evening With Toto' In Glasgow, London And Manchester For May 2015

Toto Set For 2014 Japanese Tour

Posted on 24 January 2014

Toto Set For 2014 Japanese Tour

Toto Wolff and Mercedes GP team manager - Formula 1 test session at Montmelo Racetrack - Barcelona, Spain - Saturday 2nd March 2013

Toto Wolff and Mercedes Gp Team Manager

Celso Pina, Toto and Lila Downs - Celso Pina, Toto, Lila Downs Friday 16th November 2012 13th Annual Latin Grammy Awards held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino - Arrivals

Celso Pina, Toto and Lila Downs
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