Weezer “Africa” Premiere – Toto Cover
After releasing a cover of Toto’s single, “Rosanna,” on May 24th, Weezer just covered another hit from the classic rock band’s catalog – this time, “Africa.” Listen to the track below.
About Weezer’s latest cover, Toto founder Steve Lukather said: “Very flattered and thanks Weezer. We recorded this -2nd take NO rehearsal in 1981. Not that anyone cares.. hahaha. We were kids. Lived in the studio working on our stuff and every session in LA. Best times ever! Hope we meet someday. Unless you hate us. hahaha”
Jimmy Eat World: “Holy shit. The Weezer cover of Toto ‘s “Africa” is soooo legit. ? Well done guys! Both of these bands have inspired us to no end. ? #blessed”