Satisfying the Demands of the Internet, Weezer Covered Toto’s ‘Africa’ and It’s Marvelous (Listen)

Satisfying the Demands of the Internet, Weezer Covered Toto’s ‘Africa’ and It’s Marvelous (Listen)

For a while now, the Internet has begged Weezer to cover “Africa,” the beloved song by Toto that’s taken on a new life in our new social media era.

Thanks to Rivers Cuomo and his band mates, it happened …. and it’s great:

This comes on the heels of Weezer also covering Toto’s “Rosanna,” as they’re pleasing everybody these days:

Steve Lukather himself digs Weezer’s treatment of “Rosanna,” for what it’s worth:

Catch Weezer on the road with Pixies this summer — click here for full tour dates.

As for Toto, they’re about to head out on their 40 Trips Around the Sun anniversary tour later this summer — the dates:

7/30 — Vancouver, BC, Canada, The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts
7/31 — Seattle, WA, Moore Theatre
8/1 — Portland, OR, Revolution Hall
8/3 — Oakland, CA, Fox Theater
8/4 — Reno, NV, Grand Sierra Resort & Casino – Grand Theatre
8/7 — San Diego, CA, Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay
8/10 — Henderson, NV, Sunset Station Hotel & Casino – Sunset Amphitheater
8/11 — Grand Junction, CO, Las Colonias Amphitheater
8/14 — Grand Prairie, TX, Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
8/15 — Austin, TX, Stubbs
8/17 — Nashville, TN, Ryman Auditorium
8/18 — Atlanta , GA, Atlanta Symphony Hall
8/21 — Kansas City, MO, Crossroads KC

 

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