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Asia
Formed: 1981 in England
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Rap
Group Members: Steve Howe, John Wetton, John Payne, Geoffrey Downes, Luis Jardim, Mandy Meyer, Carl Palmer, Al Pitrelli, Michael Sturgis, Pat Thrall, ...See All
Biography: When they appeared in the early '80s, Asia seemed to be a holdover from the '70s, when supergroups and self-important progressive rockers reigned supreme. Featuring members of such seminal art rock bands as King Crimson (John Wetton), Emerson, Lake & Palmer (Carl Palmer), and Yes (Steve Howe), as well ...Read full biography
XXX
Released: 2012
Label: Frontiers Records
Critics' Rating:
Celebrating 30 years since the release of their 1982 debut album, Asia's 2012 full-length XXX is also the third release to feature the original line-up since they reunited for 2008's Phoenix and 2010's ...Read full review
Asia
Released: 1982
Label: Geffen
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This marriage of four players with impressive pedigrees proved to be the success story of 1982 when Asia's debut lodged itself at the top of the U.S. album charts for two months. The album spawned a massive ...Read full review