Chicago (band)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Chicago
Chicagothebandmillbrook lar.jpg
Chicago in 2004 (L-R): Keith Howland, James Pankow, Bill Champlin, Walt Parazaider, Tris Imboden, Lee Loughnane, Robert Lamm (view blocked) and Jason Scheff.
Background information
Also known asThe Big Thing, The Chicago Transit Authority
OriginChicago, Illinois, United States
GenresRock, jazz fusion, progressive rock, soft rock, power ballad rock
Years active1967–present
LabelsColumbia, Full Moon, Rhino
Associated actsThe Beach Boys, Doobie Brothers, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sons of Champlin, Toto, America
Websitewww.chicagotheband.com
Members
Robert Lamm
James Pankow
Lee Loughnane
Walter Parazaider
Jason Scheff
Tris Imboden
Keith Howland
Drew Hester
Lou Pardini
Past members
Danny Seraphine
Peter Cetera
Terry Kath
Laudir de Oliveira
Donnie Dacus
Chris Pinnick
Bill Champlin
Dawayne Bailey

Chicago is an American soft rock / jazz group, from Chicago, Illinois. They formed on February 15, 1967. They are one of the best selling American groups of all time, second only to the Beach Boys. Chicago has released at least 30 albums in their career.

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums