Train (1993-present): a Rock band from San Francisco, California, USA.
merican rock band Train arrived from San Francisco in 1993. By 2022, the band consisted of Pat Monahan (lead vocals), Taylor Locke (guitar/ vocals), Hector Maldonado (bass/vocals), Jerry Becker (keyboards/ guitar), Matt Musty (drums), Sakai Smith (backing vocals) and Nikita Houston (backup vocals). But it was with original members Pat Monahan (vocals), Rob Hotchkiss, Jimmy Stafford, Scott Underwood, and Charlie Colin, the band achieved mainstream success with their debut self-titled album in 1998. The album was released with the hit Meet Virginia. Drops of Jupiter (2001) followed containing Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me). The single won two Grammy Awards in 2002, and the album was certified double platinum. My Private Nation (2003) followed and was certified platinum in the US with the hit Calling All Angels. For Me, It's You (2006) followed featuring Brandon Bush (keyboards) and Johnny Colt (bass). Despite a generally positive reception from critics, the album was commercially unsuccessful; Train then went on a two-year hiatus from recording any new music.
In late 2009, Save Me, San Francisco arrived featuring three singles that achieved US 6× platinum-certified hits Hey, Soul Sister, If It's Love and Marry Me which reached 3, 34 and 34, respectively on the Billboard 'Hot 100'. The album was certified gold. California 37 (2012) followed, along with Bulletproof Picasso (2014), Christmas in Tahoe (2015), Train Does Led Zeppelin II (2016), A Girl, a Bottle, a Boat (2017) and AM Gold (2022) followed.
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